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House Hunting Tips for First-Timers

Searching for a home is a unique affair. A singular experience can be described as exciting, scary, fun, and confusing. It is definitely one of those life experiences where you will benefit from collecting anecdotes, advice and warnings from family, … Continue reading

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The 411 on 401(k) and Other Retirement Plans

According to the Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 80 percent of full-time workers have access to employer-sponsored retirement plans, and more than 80 percent of those with access participate in a plan. If you are not part … Continue reading

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Why Mutual Banks Are a Good Choice for You

The first mutual banks were established back in the 1800s, where in some instances they were referred to as “Building Societies.” Members of a community – working people who otherwise could not afford to buy or build their own home … Continue reading

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Refinancing: Options and Benefits

When it comes to being a homeowner, there is no such thing as, “one size fits all,” and refinancing is no exception. In November 2012, refinancings were up 71.2% over the same period in 2011, according to the Mortgage Bankers … Continue reading

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