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Department of Veterans Affairs Lowers VA Loan Funding Fee

The VA home loan program is getting more affordable, especially for first-time VA borrowers who want to buy a home with a down payment, thanks to a move to lower the VA loan funding fee for each mortgage. The Department of Veterans Affairs changed the VA loan funding fee structure, which is charged to help… Read more »

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Temporary VA Loan Interest Rate Drop for Native American Veterans

There are some 24 thousand Native Americans on active duty across all branches of military service, according to the Department of Defense. As a group, 19% of all Native Americans have served since 9/11. Army Times reports that statistic compared to some 14% “of all other ethnicities,” according to a March 2022 article. These troops… Read more »

How to buy a home with a VA loan

How to Buy a Home With a VA Loan

Here are step-by-step instructions to help you buy a home with a VA mortgage? We explain how to apply for a VA loan to buy your dream home.

How to Avoid Veteran Mortgage Scams

How can you avoid getting scammed out of your VA home loan benefits by a predatory lender? We offer tips on how to avoid VA mortgage scams.

What You Should Know About the VA Loan Funding Fee

The VA loan funding fee is “a one-time payment that the Veteran, service member, or survivor pays on a VA-backed or VA direct home loan,” according to the VA official site.

VA Loan Funding Fee Exemptions For Disabled Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued new guidance on VA loan funding fees and their exemption for disabled veterans. Some who filed pre-discharge claims with the VA found themselves in a gray area where VA loan funding fees are concerned…

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VA Home Loan Policy For Loans Between Two Veterans

VA loan approval processes will move faster for those applying for home loans with other veterans, thanks to changes in VA home loan policies that also improve processing times for certain disabled veterans.

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Marijuana Income vs. VA Home Loan Approval

In an era where many states have legalized the manufacture and sale of both recreational and medical marijuana, some veterans may find themselves considering job opportunities at cannabis dispensaries or cultivation centers.

Military Benefits Guide

Comprehensive Military Benefits Guide

A Comprehensive Guide to Military Benefits Joining the United States Military as a soldier, sailor, airman, Marine, Coast Guard member or Space Force Guardian means accepting a commission or taking an oath of enlistment. The oath describes the new servicemember’s obligations to support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies foreign… Read more »