Applying for a Mortgage: What You Need To Know!

Applying for a Mortgage: What You Need To Know!

Affordable housing is a HOT topic these days and one that is important to Warrick Dunn Charities, Inc. Individuals and families should not defer the dream of homeownership because they feel it is unattainable. Rather, we encourage those who are seeking to purchase a...
How To Plan A Budget Friendly Family Vacation

How To Plan A Budget Friendly Family Vacation

Travel can be fun and exciting! Vacations can create lots of great memories through fun experiences, but they can also build and nurture relationships. Plus, vacations can also be good for your health! Taking a vacation can help reduce stress, which has a domino...
“Mise En Place” For Homebuying

“Mise En Place” For Homebuying

In cooking, “mise en place” describes having all your ingredients measured, cut, peeled, sliced, grated, as well as bowls, utensils and pans ready to use before you begin cooking. The advantage is to inventory the ingredients and recognize if you have...
Prepare for Retirement the ‘SMART’ Way

Prepare for Retirement the ‘SMART’ Way

By: Kayla Huynh Throughout my life, I’ve always tried to make smart money choices. Preparing for retirement is no exception. So, I sat down with our Financial Planning Manager, Joe Burhmann, who taught me how to be SMART when it comes to preparing for my future....
Budgeting and How It Can Help You Achieve Your Goals

Budgeting and How It Can Help You Achieve Your Goals

April is National Financial Literacy Month. It’s also when we at WDC hold our spring Count on Your Future program, a free financial literacy workshop series for teens and adults that also includes an opportunity for participants to begin investing in themselves by...
Understanding Your Credit Score

Understanding Your Credit Score

When purchasing a home, it is important to understand your credit. As you embark on the home buying journey, there are a few components of your finances that you need to understand. In addition to your debt-to-income ratio, it is very important that you understand...