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What Are the Advantages of a Hard Money Loan?

August 7, 2018

Getting approved for a traditional loan is harder than ever with rules getting stricter all the time. The wait time is also very long without any assurance that you will get approved. This is a […]

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3 Quick Tips to Address Financial Trouble

June 7, 2018

Anyone will go through financial trouble at some point. When that happens, worry and stress can threaten the quality of life. Of course, there are always solutions UT banking experts will recommend — from taking […]

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4 Easy Ways to Apply for a Farm Loan

April 14, 2018

First-time farmers can find it a challenge to apply for small farm loans. Like any other type of business, it’s a challenge to find a company such as who will finance your farm when […]

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Getting a Mortgage? Avoid These Beginner Mistakes

December 21, 2017

If you are a first-time homebuyer, you probably have many questions about the buying process. However, before you begin searching for the right home, it is best to consider a few important factors that can […]

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Facts about Checking Accounts You Must Know

November 29, 2017

One of the biggest financial events that you can ever experience is opening your first checking and savings accounts. Just ask Patriot Bank. Today, most people — including financial experts — consider these basic financial […]

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What to Ask Before Getting a Title Loan

March 13, 2017

If you’re short on cash, getting a loan is one of the viable options for covering your short-term financial needs. There are many types of loans, and title loans are one of them. Getting a […]

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Protect Yourself: Detect and Avoid Loan Scams

December 9, 2015

To prevent being a victim of loan scams, it is important to know the signs that what you are agreeing to is potentially fraudulent. People fall prey to such schemes due to lack of awareness. […]