Mortgage

Mortgage Resource Center

Is a mortgage in your future? Regardless of whether you are already a homeowner or just starting to think about buying a home, understanding how mortgages work and how your mortgage will help you achieve your financial goals (or jeopardize them) is imperative for any prospective or current homeowner. Below, we’ll explain everything you need to know about mortgages – from mortgage interest rates to insurance to tax deductions. Who are we? We’re ReadyForZero, a company dedicated to helping people pay off debt – on their own. We intend to update this resource center in the future, so be sure to bookmark it and come back to it.

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Can You Keep Your House When You Lose Your Job? Losing a job is more than a little scary. Here's how to evaluate what it means for your mortgage and what you can do to restructure your finances.
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Steps To Qualify For a Mortgage When Self-Employed Self-employed and on the hunt for a home? Here's everything you need to know about scoring a fair mortgage.
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Mortgages for Dummies A comprehensive book about mortgages that answers almost any question you might have about the process of obtaining and paying off a mortgage.
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