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Consumer Actions has a learning module called Credit Card Terms--These educational tools to help participants understand the different types of cards available; sort through offers to choose the card that's right for them; understand credit card terms and conditions and avoid fees and penalty rates. The learning tools are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese. To access the educational tools click on the image below: Your source for VA loan information. Alan Gross Senior Mortgage Consultant PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company 704 Quince Orchard Rd., Suite 230 Gaithersburg, MD 20878 Home Office: 240.813.0614 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.mtg-info.net Web: www. DCMilitaryVALoans.com (1 comments)
For those who don’t know, Zillow is an online real estate database and marketplace that rivals Trulia as one of the biggest real estate websites in the country. It has become famous for creating a proprietary algorithm called the “Zestimate” that provides values for millions of homes around the country. But are these estimates accurate? UrbanTurf, a free online media publication that publishes daily articles, news, and commentary about the DC metropolitan residential real estate market, recently interviewed Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff about the website, the DC housing market and the evolving accuracy of its popular Zestimate tool. To view the (1 comments)
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Got your attention, didn't it? Candy Evans is a real estate reporter, blogger and consultant. She writes for AOL’s Housing Watch and Joel Kotkin’s The New Geography. She is the founder and creator of SecondShelters.com, a blog that focuses on vacation homes. Whoa there, bet you read that headline twice. My point exactly. As a journalist and real estate editor, I created a blog for our local city magazine's website with zero marketing dollars. No ads, no billboards, just an occasional link from one of the other blogs, if I was lucky. Thus, I had to learn how to write salaciously, (0 comments)
As we all know identity theft is a major problem. As more and more people get on Facebook the information available to people who want to steal your identity gets easier to find. Kiplinger online has tips on 5 things that could put you and your identity at risk. For more information click on the image below: Your source for VA loan information. Alan Gross Senior Mortgage Consultant PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company 704 Quince Orchard Rd., Suite 230 Gaithersburg, MD 20878 Home Office: 240.813.0614 Email: email@example.com Web: www.mtg-info.net Web: www. DCMilitaryVALoans.com Web: Facebook.com/RealEstateAgentsToolbox (1 comments)
As important as your credit score is to your financial health, very few people truly know how their scores add up. And plenty of consumers get it wrong on the important questions, like how to raise your score or how long a black mark lasts. MoneyWatch's Jill Schlesinger asked John Ulzheimer, president of consumer education for Credit.com, to name the most common misunderstandings -- and to tell us what will really hurt (or help) your score. To see the 5 biggest myths they talk about click on the image below: Your source for VA loan information. Alan Gross Senior Mortgage Consultant PrimeLending, (0 comments)
As guests of Disney Parks share Disney vacation memories through the “Let the Memories Begin” program in 2011, America’s military personnel will have opportunities to make memories through special offers on theme park tickets and accommodations. At Walt Disney World Resort – now through Sept. 28, 2011, active and retired U.S. military personnel (including active and retired members of the United States Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists) or their spouses (but not both) can purchase: * Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Park Hopper Option for $138 each, plus tax * Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Water Parks (2 comments)
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