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How to get a mortgage (when you’re not the ideal borrower)

You can get a mortgage if you’re self-employed, got a poor credit history, or if you own more than three rental properties. First published by Ramona King of money sense in October 2015, this blog post still rings true today.If you’re a credit-worthy employee at a Fortune 500 company and don’t have […]
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Understanding Your Credit Report

So you have obtained a copy of your credit report…excellent! That’s the first step to building your credit rating.  Did you know you are actually awarded a point or two for doing this? (And no doing it over 50 times will not increase your score by 50 points). But now that you have your […]