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Frank Luisi

Frank is a VP at Own Up where he is responsible for business development and launching new products. He is a licensed property/casualty and title insurance producer. Previously, Frank ran consumer credit divisions in both student and personal loans. Frank holds an MBA from the University of Virginia and an undergraduate degree from Colgate University.

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VA Loan Data Study Overview: 2023 Update

One group of borrowers that is negatively impacted by the nefarious behavior of certain mortgage lenders are US Veterans. Here's how.

ROI of  9 Popular Home Renovations

Find out what home improvements will provide you with the most long term benefits. Get ready to make some updates!

Is It Time to Refinance Your Auto Loan?

Interest rates are at an all-time low. If you've got a car loan a refinance could save you money. Here's how to know if it makes sense for you to refinance.

Considering A Personal Loan? Here’s What You Need To Know

When tough times hit, people often turn to personal loans to consolidate stay ahead of bills. If you're considering a personal loan, here's what you need to know.

Your Credit Score and Your Financial Well Being

Your credit score is a measure of your credit worthiness and helps lenders determine how likely you are to default on your loan. There is more than one way to calculate your credit score and many different companies that perform this task. FICO is one of the most well-known companies.

Why We Think Buying Agents Are Worth It

Buying a home with the help of a real estate agent is a smart move. Here are 6 ways an agent can help you.

The Credit Score Conundrum

Different lenders use different criteria to determine credit scores. Here is a primer.

Do You Need a Realtor to Buy a House?

Buying a house without a real estate agent could save you money but it has drawbacks. See if the pros outweigh the cons.

7 Steps to Picking the Right Real Estate Agent

Here are seven things buyers and sellers should do to ensure they are matched with the right real estate agent.


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