A Beginner’s Guide to Mortgage Marketplaces

a beginner's guide to mortgage marketplaces

Technology has revolutionized how we manage our finances, and home buying is finally getting a tech makeover of its own by way of mortgage marketplaces. While searching for a loan to purchase a new home, or refinance an existing one, has typically been laborious and time-intensive – as NerdWallet puts it: “This is where homework and a lot of patience come into play.” –  recent innovations in the industry have finally started to take the pain out of the process, and made finding a home loan ridiculously simple.

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Must-Follow Advice from 13 Brilliant Personal Finance Experts [List]

Must-follow advice from 13 brilliant personal finance experts

Even if you think you have your personal finances under control, there is always a finance expert who comes along with a piece of advice that you never considered, or with a new way to look at your finances that can better help you move towards your goals, or away from bad habits. Here is a roundup of advice from some of our favorite financial experts and personal finance blogs to help you get more out of your money and your life:

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Fix Your Finances in 30 Minutes With These 38 Tips

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You may think it sounds daunting to fix your finances, but with technology constantly finding new ways to make these processes simpler, gone are the days of stacks of paperwork, hours spent on the phone with the bank, and tracking down receipts. The editors of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance put together an exhaustive list of 38 ways to improve your finances quickly, and easily.

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Three Underhanded Internet Scams to Avoid Today

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It’s been a long day, and Internet scams are the last thing you want to deal with.

You ran way too many meetings, you stayed on top of your inbox, you even took Mom out for lunch. Finally, you’re home, but just as you sink back into your couch, your cell phone rings: an unknown local number. You pick up, eager to get whatever it is off your plate.

“We are calling to inform you that the IRS is filing a lawsuit against you,” a robotic voice explains.

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