College economics 101: Buy vs. rent

Wendy Cutrufelli
Mortgage Banking
Three college students walking on bright green campus toward entry door in brick classroom building.

I am apparently not the only one who sees potential advantages to buying a place for a son or daughter going off to college.

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4 questions to help make a refinancing decision

Wendy Cutrufelli
Mortgage Banking
Middle-aged couple sitting together on couch having a discussion.

Anytime rates drop, I encourage customers and friends to assess their financial situation.

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U.S. Outlook: Good vibes here, policy easing there

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing increase in ISM Purchasing Manager Index

I expect much of the economic momentum of the second quarter will be sustained in the third.

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Instant Analysis: August jobs report disappoints

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Employees analyzing data in a business environment

There’s reason to look at this disappointing Labor Department report with a fair amount of skepticism.

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