BUYING A HOME

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If you're thinking about buying a home, new to homeownership, or want to learn how to tap into your equity, these articles can help answer your questions.

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Buying a Home

Should You Refinance Your Mortgage?

There‚Äôs a lot of talk these days about refi¬≠nanc¬≠ing your mort¬≠gage. Inter¬≠est rates are low, and it could seem like the right time. Here are some things to con¬≠sid¬≠er before you make that decision. 

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Buying a Home

3 Ways to Refinance Your HELOC

With inter¬≠est rates at an all-time low, now might seem like a good time to refi¬≠nance your Home Equi¬≠ty Line Of Cred¬≠it (HELOC). There are a few dif¬≠fer¬≠ent approach¬≠es to refi¬≠nanc¬≠ing, each with advan¬≠tages and disadvantages. 

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Buying a Home

Should You Get a HELOC?

With inter¬≠est rates low, it might seem like the right time to apply for a HELOC. Before you do, here are some things to consider. 

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Buying a Home

5 Helpful Things You Should Do to Manage Your Mortgage

Not being able to make your home pay¬≠ment is scary. If you approach the prob¬≠lem quick¬≠ly and knowl¬≠edge¬≠ably, you may be able to turn a neg¬≠a¬≠tive sit¬≠u¬≠a¬≠tion into a more pos¬≠i¬≠tive one.

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Buying a Home

How to Use a Gift as a Down Payment

If a friend or fam¬≠i¬≠ly mem¬≠ber wants to help you out with your down pay¬≠ment, that‚Äôs great! But you should learn about how lenders view cash gifts and some restric¬≠tions that may apply. 

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Buying a Home

Should You Rent or Buy a House?

Think¬≠ing about rent¬≠ing or buy¬≠ing a new home? Learn the pros and cons of each to decide which is right for your situation.

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Buying a Car

Online Car Loans in San Francisco

Get a car loan from home. Shop for cars and car loans online quick¬≠ly through the Cred¬≠it Union Direct Lend¬≠ing program. 

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Investments

Investing 101

The invest¬≠ment land¬≠scape can be extreme¬≠ly dynam¬≠ic and ever-evolv¬≠ing. The first step is learn¬≠ing to dis¬≠tin¬≠guish dif¬≠fer¬≠ent types of invest¬≠ments and their indi¬≠vid¬≠ual risks.

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Personal Finance

9 Ways to Master Your Money

Are you tired of mon¬≠ey prob¬≠lems run¬≠ning your life? Don‚Äôt wor¬≠ry, you‚Äôre not alone. Here are 9 ways to mas¬≠ter your mon¬≠ey. Stop wor¬≠ry¬≠ing. Start get¬≠ting ahead. 

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