Does Getting Divorced Affect Your Credit?

While the act of divorcing doesn't directly hurt your credit, a divorce could indirectly lead to financial troubles that do hurt your credit. Divorce could hurt your credit score if payments aren’t made on accounts you hold jointly with your ex or soon-to-be ex. In some divorce proceedings, the judge declares one spouse responsible for [...]

By |2020-01-30T18:50:54+00:00January 30th, 2020|Mortgage Tips|0 Comments

DO’s and Don’ts for Home Buyers   DO create a file and keep copies of all your important financial documents as you receive them – check stubs, W-2s, tax  returns, bank and investment account statements, rental agreements, etc. Do have them ready in case New American  Funding needs updated documentation for your file. DON’T change jobs. If you have [...]

By |2019-04-11T17:09:30+00:00March 14th, 2019|Home Buying, Home Mortgage, Mortgage Tips|0 Comments

7 Things to Do Before You Retire

    If you plan to retire soon, now is the time to start planning for your transition into retirement. You will need to set up new health insurance, max out your workplace benefits while you still can and take last-minute steps to sure up your finances. Here are seven ways to make sure you’re [...]

Applying For A Mortgage? 3 Easy Ways To Make The Process Easier — And Reduce Your Stress

There are more than enough details involved in getting a mortgage and moving into your own home that you’ll want to know how to make the process as seamless as possible beforehand. However, there’s a chance you might not be aware of the things you can do to make it a little easier on yourself. [...]

By |2018-09-08T06:28:26+00:00November 15th, 2016|Mortgage Tips|0 Comments

Planning To Get A Mortgage In 2017? 4 Reasons Why It’s Time To Start Paying Down Other Debts Now

Buying a home is an ideal investment for many people because not only is it a place that belongs to them, it can also be very beneficial financially. While you may be strongly considering buying a home for these reasons, it’s also important to be in good financial health so that your ideal home purchase [...]

By |2018-09-08T06:28:26+00:00October 13th, 2016|Mortgage Tips|0 Comments

3 Common Mistakes That First-Time Mortgage Borrowers Make And How To Easily Avoid Them

Deciding to purchase a home will be one of the biggest investment decisions you’ll make in your life, but it can be confusing for the first-time home buyer to know all the ins and outs of buying a home. If you’re wondering what things first-time buyers often forget about before purchasing a home, here are [...]

By |2018-09-08T06:28:28+00:00October 5th, 2016|Mortgage Tips|0 Comments