Important Tips from the Mortgage World this week. by Angela Simmons
Important Tips from the Mortgage World this week.
The Equifax data breach has affected at least 143M customers and has the potential to be the largest cybercrime in history.
|Here are two good websites to visit for more information: www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/consumer-notice
|A good action point is to put a security freeze on your credit at each of the three credit bureaus: Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian. Visit the website of each bureau to register. Equifax has waived the fee and the other two charge $3.
|September’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) surged to its largest monthly increase since June 2009 but this was mostly due to hurricane-related higher gas prices.
|Retail sales posted better than expected results in September, rising 1.6% from August. Car sales, in particular, were strong as people replaced vehicles lost in the hurricanes.
|Excellent news to report as the number of US homes with foreclosure filings fell to an 11-year low in the third quarter of 2017.