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General News · 8th December 2011
Ester Strijbos
CANCELLED DUE TO LOW INTEREST: Many of us are dreaming of buying a piece of land or buying a home. How do you go about it and what do you need to be approved for a mortgage?
Literacy Now Financial Month is presenting: Dale Henderson and the eight C's of Credit.
Tuesday December 13th, 10:00 am at the Credit Union.

What are the standard lending requirements of Cortes Island; How much can you borrow?
How do we determine the value of the land.
Credit Bureaus; some examples of both good, and bad credit history.
Why is maintaining a good credit rating important.
What different types of mortgages do they offer, what is fixed, what is variable and what do they look like?
Debt servicing ratios. (income versus payments)
Other lending products and the value of CCCU dealing in our local community.

Registration required. Minimum 4 people for it to happen.
Interested? Call Ester at 6441 to sign up or email