Consumer Protection



The Consumer Protection Bureau:

Protecting consumers from mortgage fraud.  Assisting in understanding mortgages, financing, foreclosure and housing counselor resources:



How can this toolkit help you?

Buying a home is exciting and, let’s face it, complicated.

This booklet is a toolkit that can help you make better choices along your path to owning a home.

After you finish this toolkit:

  • You’ll know the most important steps you need to take to get the best mortgage for your situation
  • You’ll better understand your closing costs and what it takes to buy a home
  • You’ll see a few ways to be a successful homeowner.


 FICO Credit

Lean about credit, raising credit scores: