5 Best Casual Lawn Games

May 20, 2014 by 1 Comment

As the weather warms up, we all want to be outside more. My favorite way to spend time outside is by playing some casual lawn games. Whether you’re going to the beach, having a large gathering at your house, or just hanging out in the back yard with a few friends, these games are sure... View Article

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Tallahassee, Florida Mortgage Rates and Real Estate Overview

May 20, 2014 by Leave a comment

A progressive, high-tech college town in the Florida Panhandle? Florida’s capital city, Tallahassee, is all those things. With its long history of Democratic voting, its two public universities and its reputation for scientific research, Tallahassee isn’t your typical Southern town. In fact, one of Tallahassee’s most recent claims to fame was its role in the... View Article

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Cons of Borrowing from a 401(k) to Buy a House

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You might be excited to purchase a new home, but after learning that your lender requires a down payment, you might postpone your plans. The truth is, down payments are a major roadblock to buying a home. Currently, conventional mortgages require 5 percent down and FHA mortgages require 3.5 percent down. Although these percentages are far less than... View Article

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