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5 Common Money Mistakes to Avoid in 2022
February 18, 2022

5 Common Money Mistakes to Avoid in 2022

Not Having a Safety Net One of the biggest financial hurdles you may encounter is living from one paycheck to the next. This practice is all-too-common, but that doesn’t mean it won’t set you up for f...


Can You Buy a House with No Money Down?
January 13, 2022

Can You Buy a House with No Money Down?

  Zero Down Option #1: The USDA Home Loan What is a USDA Loan? The U.S. Department of Agriculture offers a 100% financing mortgage. The program is also technically called a Section 502 mortgage, h...


3 Tips to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse and Shop Smarter
June 5, 2020

3 Tips to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse and Shop Smarter

Everyone experiences buyer’s remorse at some point or another and to varying degrees, whether it’s as small as splurging on a latte and regretting it or pulling the trigger on a home purchase. Will th...


Save Money and Give Back this Holiday Season
December 9, 2021

Save Money and Give Back this Holiday Season

You Save, We Give You may be saying to yourself, “This sounds great, but how does it work?” Well, it’s simple. For every loan that is locked in during the month of December, Newrez will be donating $2...


How to Prep Your Home for Winter (and Save Money)
October 16, 2020

How to Prep Your Home for Winter (and Save Money)

Eliminate Drafts Heating your home in the wintertime can be difficult enough. When your efforts are being sabotaged by drafts, you’ll find that you’re wasting even more money along the way. Older home...


The 7 Best Budgeting Apps for You in 2022
February 28, 2021

The 7 Best Budgeting Apps for You in 2022

Best Overall: Mint Price: Free Mint is one of the most widely used budgeting apps out there. And for good reason. It offers a variety of features to help you track and manage your money. Plus, it has ...


Merging Finances When You Move in With Someone in 2021
February 8, 2021

Merging Finances When You Move in With Someone in 2021

Questions to Ask Before Merging Finances Some couples choose to open joint accounts right away, while others may decide to keep their money separate, even long after marriage. Regardless of which dire...


Mortgage Loan Types, Credit Score, and more: 5 Tips to Get the Best Mortgage Rate
November 26, 2021

Mortgage Loan Types, Credit Score, and more: 5 Tips to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

Consider a Fixed-Rate Mortgage Fixed-rate mortgages are the most common loan option among borrowers. The rate stays the same throughout the life of the loan, meaning the monthly mortgage payment does...


How Much Money Do You Really Need to Save to Buy a House?
January 4, 2021

How Much Money Do You Really Need to Save to Buy a House?

Ongoing expenses Costs that persist over time once you become a homeowner Property taxes Property taxes vary by state and county and are usually included in your monthly mortgage payment. Property tax...