• Retirement is something you try to prepare for as best you can, but with so much uncertainty in the market and your personal future in general, planning can be tricky. How do you know when it’s time? We’ll find out.

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  • Purchasing a home is a life-changing event. Suddenly you’re responsible for a number of things you may not have been responsible for in the past. However, you’re also eligible for a number of tax deductions, too. Take a look at our list to make sure you’re taking advantage of all that you can!

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  • Why is my little house such a heat miser? Is it because it’s actually a sauna? Is it because I have too much insulation? Turns out, the lack of proper ventilation in my attic is to blame. Come with me on a journey to learn more about why attic ventilation, although controversial, is important.

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Amenities to Look For When House Hunting

Amenities to Look For When House Hunting

Searching for a house can often be overwhelming whether you’ve done it before or are a first-time homebuyer. You may already have expectations and a price range, but there are several qualities you should look for in a home. It’s important to look at the location and the amenities that make it desirable and worth the investment. Here’s a list of features, comforts and conveniences you should be aware of when house hunting:

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Quicken Loans $500 Twitter Giveaway

Quicken Loans $500 Twitter Giveaway

UPDATE: THE CONTEST IS NOW OVER AND OUR WINNER IS @FLBEACHBUMZ. THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR PARTICIPATING!   Hi friends! You might remember me as a writer here for Mortgage News, but now I spend my days here at QL being our social media manager. That means I get to talk to y'all on our Twitter and Facebook. I share lots of stuff, including all of our awesome articles and videos PLUS you get to see a little bit of what it's like to be in our office. You got questions about our loans, rates, people, jobs? I can help on Twitter and Facebook! Now for the fun part - we're doing a giveaway just for our awesome Twitter followers! And it's big - $500 to help with your mortgage payment! All you have to do is follow us on Twitter and tell us why you deserve the $500 to help with your mortgage by midnight on May 5! In order to enter, you must use the following hashtag so we can find your tweet: #QLCash We know it's only 140 characters, but be creative with your tweet! Want to make a video or send us a picture? That's fine - just make sure the link fits into your 140 character tweet! And, only 1 entry per person, so think about it before you tweet it. The official rules are below, but if you've got questions, leave us a comment or....ask me on Twitter! Good luck! Best Tweet Giveaway Official…

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