buying a house, down payment, earnest money, Passive income, Real Estate

Earnest Money: What You Need to Know and How Much Is Enough?

Earnest Money: What You Need to Know and How Much Is Enough? When purchasing a home, earnest money is a key factor in determining if you’ll get the home before the deal closes. Earnest money is different from a down payment and often a lot less. It’s basically a good-faith gesture and says to the seller that you are serious …


down payment, home, mortgage, Passive income, save for a home, save for a house, Saving, Student Loans

How to Save for a House While Paying Down Student Loans

How to Save for a House While Paying Down Student Loans Can you even save for a house while you’re paying down student loans? It is no walk in the park to save for a house while you’re paying down your student loans. Especially if you are making a low to average income. However, like with most things worth doing …