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  1. How to Qualify for a Home Loan When Self-Employed

    How to Qualify for a Home Loan When Self-Employed

    Being your own boss has some downsides, especially if you plan on buying a house. Self-employed mortgage applicants may have a tougher time qualifying for a home loan, and there are more hoops you have to jump through. Here’s what you need to know to buy a home when you’re self-employed.

  2. 5 Clever Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage (and 3 Reasons Not to)

    5 Clever Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage (and 3 Reasons Not to)

    With interest rates near record lows so long that rising rates seem imminent, it’s smart to at least consider refinancing your home mortgage. A lower interest rate could give you plenty of advantages, after all. While loan outcomes vary, lower interest rates can easily lead to lower monthly mortgage payments and interest savings. Under the right circumstances, you could even shorten the repayment timeline for your loan and pay off your home faster.

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