On the Move: Mortgage Basics

Buying a home is a major financial decision, and for young people in particular the entire process can seem overwhelming. Learn about mortgages and the steps people can take early in life to prepare themselves financially to buy a home, in this February 2022 issue of Page One Economics: Focus on Finance.

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Education Level: 6-8 9-12 College Non-educators
Subjects: Economics Personal Finance
Concepts: Credit Decision-Making Interest Lenders/Borrowers Types of Loans Budget/Money Management
Resource Types: Publication Lesson
Languages: English
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