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What Are the Different Types of Mortgage Loans?

What Are the Different Types of Mortgage Loans?

A mortgage is the most significant financial transaction most people will ever make. Withlow mortgage rates, it’s a great time to buy a home. Whether this is your first mortgage or your fifth, it’s important to take a close look at the different types of mortgage loans, including home equity loans and lines of credit....Read More→
First Time Homebuyer’s Guide to Mortgages In South Carolina

First Time Homebuyer’s Guide to Mortgages In South Carolina

Buying your first home can be an intimidating process. You may not be sure where to start, and the information out there can be overwhelming. You may not give much thought to your local bank when it comes to mortgages. You’d be surprised, though, at what your local bank has to offer. For example, here...Read More→
Looking to Build Wealth? Start with a Budget—Here’s Why

Looking to Build Wealth? Start with a Budget—Here’s Why

 Nearly one in three Americans have less than $500 set aside to cover unexpected emergencies, according to a survey byHomeServe. This isn’t necessarily because we are neglectful; for many of us building up our savings can be a challenge. Our paycheck comes in, we pay our bills, we buy gas and groceries, we may go...Read More→
Dos and Don’ts of Mobile Banking Apps—Keep Your Data Secure

Dos and Don’ts of Mobile Banking Apps—Keep Your Data Secure

Mobile banking apps are a convenient way to stay on top of your money. Given the recent headlines, though, it’s natural to be concerned about security. More than half of mobile banking users reported security as their top concern, according to a recent survey by Jumio and Javelin Strategy and Research. With a few tweaks...Read More→
7 Ways to Enjoy Today and Plan for a Comfortable Retirement

7 Ways to Enjoy Today and Plan for a Comfortable Retirement

Planning for retirement shouldn’t be a stressful proposition – especially if you start early enough. By taking the time to identify ways you can save money now, reduce the amount of interest you will pay in the future, and identify the best places to invest your retirement savings, you will be able to rest easy...Read More→