Buying a house is a huge step in almost everyone’s financial journey. Over the long haul, potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars are at stake. It’s an exciting-yet-scary experience.
That’s why we’ve compiled this free list of articles, tutorials and guides to help you on your journey to buy and rent a home. Buying a home isn’t something everyone’s ready for, so it’s extremely possible that this isn’t the right time for you.
To learn whether you should buy a house, and if so, how, read the following articles:
Remember, buying a home without compiling tons of debt is impossible for most people. Debt-free home ownership is a glorious concept, but is out of reach for most. To learn more about debt, read our Get Out of Debt guide.
The best way to fund a new home is to increase your income to make the purchase affordable or to find a weakness in your spending habits. Read How to Make Money and How to Save Money to learn more.
If you don’t yet have a financial plan, then remember: you shouldn’t make any big financial decisions until you learn How to Write a Financial Plan. To learn more about financial planning basics, read Financial Planning 101.