Down payment

Buying a business: beyond the down payment

While liquidity of 20 to 30 percent of the price is common, lenders can be flexible and there are options to access any additional financing needed. When you buy a business, the size of your down payment matters because it impacts your finances for years to come. While there is …

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Determined young saver struggles to raise down payment

Lately you’ve seen news stories about how student debt is keeping people from taking the next steps in life. This is not one of those stories. Not that Anthony Yarnall doesn’t have student debt. The 26-year-old graduated from Washington University with a degree in urban planning and $ 55,000 in …

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Available programs and how to apply

Who can benefit from assistance for the payment of a deposit? Many first-time home buyers are eligible for down payment assistance, especially those with low and modest income. There are several programs that can help military and veterans, as well as some public service employees. The majority of down payment …

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