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7 Spooky Ways to Decorate this Halloween

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With the spookiest time of the year around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about fun Halloween decorations for your home! Whether you’re going all out on the scary stuff or want to bring in some subtle Halloween touches, there are a lot of ways to decorate.  Halloween is a great time to embrace…

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Adjustable-Rate Mortgage vs. Non-Adjustable

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Whenever you hear someone talking about a mortgage, there are usually two primary types of mortgages they will refer to. The first is called an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM), and the second is a fixed-rate mortgage. While the names sound straightforward, there are some nuances to each that might make one better than the other in…

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5 Fun Home Decoration Ideas for the Fall

The colors, the wind, and the weather are starting to signal the arrival of fall. While we can always find a good excuse to decorate our homes, in my opinion, there is no better season than fall to do so. The time has come to add a fun and cozy touch to our homes. There…

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Do Mortgage Payments Go Down Over Time?

When it comes to saving money, borrowers are the people most interested in taking out a mortgage loan. People who take out a mortgage loan expect that over time their monthly mortgage payments can go down. There are several reasons why mortgage payments may decrease over time. This is welcome news for borrowers, and here’s…

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4 Ways to Maximize Your Home Value

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Your home is a place for you and your family to share memories for years, if not decades. We want to maximize our home value whenever we can, not only for ourselves but potentially if we want to sell the home in the future. If you just want to renovate your home or are looking…

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Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

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For most, people paying off their mortgage as soon as possible is a priority because it means freedom from the monthly payments as fast as possible. Plus, it means having full equity in your home and the bank does not own any of the financing. For these reasons and many more, it is often a…

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Tips and DIY Ideas for a Backyard Makeover

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Let’s face it, your backyard space really begins to degrade over time and at some point, you just need to make a change. Winter, especially, can do a real number on your backyard, and you may just want an upgrade so you can get the most out of your outdoor space.  Here are some key…

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5 Easy Ways to Make Your Home a Summer Oasis

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As soon as the warm, pleasant weather arrives, we feel the need to take advantage of it. Often, we use the presence of nice weather to visit beaches and vacation spots. However, there are times when the hustle and bustle of crowds make these places not as relaxing. So, why not take advantage of the…

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Tips to Improve Your Credit Score

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Building and maintaining your credit score is more important than ever. Having a bad credit score will cost you money. Trying to figure out how to improve a mediocre or poor credit score can be daunting. Many people do not know where to start or feel like there is nothing to be done. A better…

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5 Reasons to Refinance Your House Right Now

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Have you been considering refinancing your home due to interest rates beginning to drop? Here are five reasons you should refinance your house if you are still on the fence about it: 1. To Get a Lower Interest Rate or Monthly Payment The most common reason people choose to refinance is to get a lower…

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