Resources provides step-by-step information to help you become smarter about buying a home. You'll learn about credit reports and scores, the true cost of owning a home, and how to compare the costs of owning versus renting a home. You'll also find easy-to-read home loan product information in the All About Mortgages section. Find out how to qualify for a loan, what the documents mean, what's included in the mortgage payment and using mortgage calculators to help you plan your payments.

You may periodically receive solicitations in the mail from companies offering you credit or insurance products. Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Consumer Credit Reporting Companies are permitted to make your name available to those soliciting companies. However, the FCRA also provides you the right to "Opt Out" and prevent Consumer Credit Reporting Companies from making your credit file information available. This website will allow you to "Opt Out" or even "Opt In" if you would like to start receiving solicitations.

The Consumer Information section on the government's Federal Reserve System website is a fount of financial information. For credit, personal finance, mortgage issues, banking services, leasing articles, or whatever money-related questions you may have, this website is a good place to begin searching for the answers.