Miranda Marquit

Miranda is a freelance journalist specializing in financial topics. Her work appears on numerous web sites, including on her blog Planting Money Seeds.

Are There Still Mortgages For Bad Credit?

Bad Credit Mortgage

We all make mistakes with our time and our money. There are few of us who have never done anything ill-advised with our finances. Unfortunately, the results of our mistakes with money can be added to a credit history that can then undermine future efforts to borrow — or to receive good terms when we do. Read More

6 Factors That Influence Your Mortgage Rate

6 Mortgage Rates Factors

Your mortgage rate is a big deal. Since a mortgage is such a large loan, and since the term spans decades, a 1% difference in your mortgage rate can mean a savings of tens of thousands of dollars over time. Getting the best mortgage rate when you buy a home is a must if you want to maximize your finances. Read More

Avoid These 6 Mortgage Application Mistakes

Common Home Buyer Mistakes

One of the biggest financial commitments you will ever make is a home purchase. In fact, this is such a huge commitment that you will probably need to borrow money in order to make it happen. And, because you are borrowing such a large amount of money from the lender, you will be required to fill out a mortgage application. Read More

5 Ways to Save Money On Your Mortgage

Save Money on Your Mortgage

Your home is likely the biggest purchase you will ever make. In fact, it’s so big that you will probably need a loan to make it happen. A mortgage is a huge commitment in terms of money, and by the time you repay your loan, the interest charges that come with it will make your home purchase even more expensive. Read More

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