How to Know if Your Credit is Good Enough to Get a Mortgage

LEEANN TEAGNO | October 7, 2016

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If you’d like to buy a house but first want to know if your credit is good enough to get a mortgage, you’re in the right place. When it comes to mortgages and credit reports, the two go hand in hand. However, there’s much more to it than that.

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