Know Your Loan Lingo: Amortization

Knowing your lingo will help you stay well-informed while going through the loan process. One term you might hear is amortization. Let’s take a minute to break down this

Preparing to Apply for a Mortgage

You’ve decided you’re finally ready to take the plunge and become a home owner. Before you start picking wall colors and flooring, you need to prepare for the mortgage

Common Mortgage Mistakes

For most of us, a home is the biggest purchase we will make in our lifetime. Because of this, it’s important to make sure you are making smart decisions throughout the

Common Credit Mistakes

APPLYING FOR SEVERAL CARDS Every time you apply for a new card, an inquiry into your credit takes place. These reviews can stay on your credit report for up to two

What is Refinancing?

Refinancing is when a person replaces their current mortgage with a new one that features either a lower interest rate or shorter term. When refinancing, the old

Home Construction Loans

Do you have plans to build the home of your dreams? Do you want to purchase a lot to begin building? Is your current home in need of a remodel? Cyprus Credit Union is

Types of Mortgages

Cyprus Credit Union offers a wide range of products to assist our members when it comes to buying a home. With some of the lowest rates and fees in the industry and our

Weighing the Cost of College

Whether you're fresh out of high school, interested in career advancement, or even a change altogether, you may be thinking about going (back) to college. As a helpful

House Hunting Tips

You have your pre-approved mortgage loan, you have a budget, and you’re finally ready to start house hunting. But where are you supposed to start? Here are a few tips to