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Setting up your first apartment on a budget

Moving out and into your first apartment is exciting, but may seem a little intimidating, not to mention expensive. Here are tips to ease the burden of moving on your wallet. Furnishing your new place Furniture is going to be

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Posted in Being Frugal, Housing

Take Advantage of Homebuyer Assistance Program

As a HUD-approved housing counseling provider, LSS Financial Counseling sessions fulfill requirements for a homebuyer assistance program. LSS is not funding the program, but we will help you navigate the opportunities available, including the HOM Down Payment and Closing Cost

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Posted in Housing

Out of the Nest Series: Establishing Your New Home

Renting your first apartment or house is a very exciting opportunity. Searching for the right place and ensuring that each ‘I’ is dotted and ‘T’ is crossed is attainable. This post points out key factors to help your apartment/home search

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Posted in Being Frugal, Housing, How to Guides

What to do if you’re having trouble making mortgage payments

This week’s Throwback Thursday post explains 4 steps to take if you are struggling to make mortgage payments. Struggling to make mortgage payments is stressful. And it’s even worse if you’ve already missed payments. You start to wonder what you can

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Posted in Foreclosure, Housing

How nonprofit housing counseling can help

Most of us don’t anticipate a job loss, an injury, major medical bills, or maybe even a reduction in hours at work. When something like this happens it can be devastating to families. If it’s happened to you and you’re

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Posted in Foreclosure, Housing
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