Even with interest rates at historic lows, there can be a big difference in your rate if you have good credit and not-so-good credit. How much? The difference over the lifetime of a 30-year, $200K mortgage can be $67K. That's a serious chunk of change. For tips on how to manage your credit to get a better rate on your mortgage, see this Military.com money article.
Tips on Your Credit and a Mortgage
Week of May 28, 2012