Perfect storm for lower rates

Perfect storm for lower rates

Here comes the perfect storm for rates. You may want to get your refinance application in today. Or lock your purchase loans as this may be a small window that may only last for the next month or so. Remember: the rates are priced for what we think is going to...

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Overnight Repo Operation

Overnight Repo Operation

On Tuesday morning, the NY Fed launched what's called an "overnight repo operation," during which the central bank attempts to ease pressure in markets by purchasing Treasuries and other securities. The goal is to pump money into the system to keep borrowing costs...

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Increased Optimism on Trade is causing rates to increase

Are we heading for a recession?

Recent recession fears have been brought on by the yield of the 10-year Treasury dropping below that of the 2-year. This "yield curve inversion" in the past signaled a recession starting an average of 18 months out. Many cooler economic heads noted such inversions...

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Take control of your credit with a credit freeze

Take control of your credit with a credit freeze

If you are worried about identity theft, data breaches, or unauthorized access to your credit report, you should place a credit freeze on your report. Also known as a security freeze, this free tool lets you restrict access to your credit report. This makes it harder...

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