Customer Stories

Army Veteran Conquers Insidious Debt Invasion

Sergeant First Class Bill Schildt, who taught soldiers at Fort Lewis how to read maps and safely patrol enemy territory at night, the man who provided security for convoys of ammunition moving to

Customer Stories

Updating Las Vegas

Vicky McCall and her husband, Erik live happily in their Las Vegas house.“I looked for a long time for this home,” Vicky said. “We found a home we really love and really

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2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1 Dream

39-year-old Christine K. bought her Santa Cruz condo in 2013 following a transitional year of instability. Sure the condo had lime green walls, a plastic tub and rug so threadbare she could see

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A HELOC Helps an EMT Cope With The Unexpected

Wilmer Swerdfeger, 51, knows how to manage stress well. After all, he works as an emergency medical technician (EMT) with a 911 ambulance service in Tehachapi, about 40 miles southeast from his home

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Retirement makes things better (just don't ask traditional banks)

Retirement has been a series of adjustments for Paul Jasmine. He is happy to tell you there is now time available for skiing, rides in his 22-foot Chapparal boat on Lake Tahoe, and

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A Minneapolis House Renovation at the Speed of Figure

It was the bathroom that spurred lawyer Andrea Pederson into action. “It was Pepto Bismol and lavender,” she says. The prosecution rests.The timing of the intervention was unclear, however, as her neighborhood

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Answered Prayers on Hope Lane

Rozlyn Muñoz lives in Redding, California, on Hope Lane — a fitting address for a woman who has overcome some extremely tough challenges. In October of 2010, Rozlyn missed the bottom step while walking

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Flying free from high-interest credit card debt

The Negrons didn't know how many credit cards they had, but they knew how much the debt was dragging them down.

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Why Samiah Whitteaker used home equity to pay off debt

When Samiah Whitteaker was diagnosed with cancer two years ago, her credit card debt began to really add up.