Identity Theft: the Silent Thief
Identity theft is running rampant in the United States with tens of millions of people being affected each year and tens of millions of dollars lost. According to FTC.org, identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America.
What do you do when you fall in love with a 19th century Victorian bed that would fit fabulously into your beautiful new home and all of your cash is tied up in the sale of your old home?
Owning a home is an exciting time and it's also a big financial and emotional commitment. Being informed and taking your time are key to helping you make this life-changing decision and we're here to help you with that process.
Get a Free Copy of Your Credit Report
Each consumer is allowed to get one free credit report from Experian, TransUnion and Equifax every 12 months.
Discretionary Overdraft Privilege Policy (PDF)
OPM Data Breach: Three Essential Pieces of Missing Security
You may have heard about the OPM (U.S. Office of Personnel Management) hack that occurred recently. Attackers were able to steal millions of records of federal employee data. This is the third successful attack against a federal agency this year.
Baby Boomers and the Housing Market
If you do not know who the Baby Boomers are then you are probably a Millennial and need to spend more time getting to know your grandparents…hint, hint.