Tag Archive | Home Repair

Who are we and why are we here?

For a while now I have been writing posts for this blog, telling people about money, budgets, finances, mortgages etc. Today it occurred to me that some people reading this may have no idea who we really are… We are Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Central Oklahoma. We are a non-profit credit counseling agency…But wait…We […]

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Your first home and where to begin.

Whether you are buying your first home, or you’ve bought before, there are steps you want to take before you ever walk into a banker or realtor’s office. First, get a copy of your credit report.  Your credit score is based on the items in your credit report, and the higher your credit score, the […]

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RIP 2011. Hello 2012!!

Let’s just kick off 2012 by addressing the pink elephant in the room. New Year Resolutions! How did it go with your 2011 resolutions? I am going to take a shot and say that you were probably about as successful as the rest of the world – which is to say, they probably didn’t get […]

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Marriage and Divorce

Lets talk about a topic that hits close to home for many of us… D.I.V.O.R.C.E.  it’s a great song that becomes a reality for far too many. Did you know that the US has the lowest percentage of children growing up in homes with BOTH biological parents in the western world? The divorce rate in […]

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Why are you sweating…It isn’t summer yet!!

Hello world. Well, according to my phone it is a chilly 92 degrees outside right now. Burrrrr… Now I need a blanket. In my hometown of Duncan Oklahoma they are calling for 109 degrees. They tell me tomorrow is the first day of summer. That means it is still springtime!! Well that makes all these […]

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Don’t forget to help

I met the sweetest lady today. She reminded me of how important it is to help. This morning I was a substitute presenter for a homebuyer assistance program that is operated through the Oklahoma City Housing Authority. The program helps people who have low incomes to be able to purchase their first home. Our agency […]

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Creeping Money Munchers

Anthony Murray is an NFCC Certified Consumer Credit Counselor and Bankruptcy Services Coordinator at Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Central Oklahoma. Have you seen them? They are all around us!! Sneaking and creeping like the evil little monsters they are. Eating your money faster than a fat man at an all you can eat buffet…And […]

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