Wedding Gifts for Down Payment


Our team member Caryn Schuit’s wedding is right around the corner. We’re excited for her big day and know she’ll make a beautiful bride! Through her planning process, we’ve learned that traditional wedding registries are becoming outdated for couples who have been living together for a long time. Cash is king, however asking for cash isn’t always etiquette friendly. Thankfully, The Knot has created The Newlywed Fund, a digital cash registry that allows couples to ask for cash in a more meaningful way! Looking to pad your account for your down payment? The

Wedding Gifts for Down Payment2019-04-08T19:12:42+00:00

Title Insurance: Why it’s necessary


You’ve heard of homeowner’s insurance, life insurance, and health insurance, but what is “title insurance.” Why it is necessary? Direct Mortgage Loans interviewed Steve Sokolov, owner and operator of Black Oak Title: Why is title insurance important? Simply put…for protection. Steve further explained through this analogy: Imagine you purchased your home 8 years ago. Your son and daughter are growing up in the house. You have established yourself and your family in the neighborhood. Friends and family visit constantly. Overall you are having a wonderful time and life. Then, one morning, you receive a letter

Title Insurance: Why it’s necessary2019-04-08T13:49:08+00:00

New Years’ Resolutions


As the New Year begins, many of us take time to set goals. We vow to lose weight, get out of debt, save money, spend time with family, reduce stress and get a better job. It’s the beginning of the year and the sky is the limit! You can achieve anything you put your mind to. Studies have found that using the acronym SMART for goal setting will assist you in achieving your New Years’ resolutions: Specific – You’ll want to ensure that your goal is detailed thoroughly so that there are

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