Sarah Sharkey

Sarah Sharkey is a personal finance writer who enjoys helping people make better financial decisions. Sarah enjoys traveling, hiking and reading when she is not writing.


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Many Veteran Homeowners Aren’t Using Their VA Loan Benefits

Many Veteran Homeowners Aren’t Using Their VA Loan Benefits

Posted on: November 1, 2022

But despite these significant benefits, many veterans aren’t using their VA home loan benefits. That means many VA-eligible borrowers could be missing out on substantial savings. So why aren’t more veterans using their VA loan benefits?


Joint VA Loan | Requirements 2023

Joint VA Loan | Requirements 2023

Posted on: July 8, 2022

VA loans are backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Borrowers who are eligible for a VA loan may be eligible for a joint VA loan. To apply for […]


Down Payment for a VA Loan | 2023 Requirements

Down Payment for a VA Loan | 2023 Requirements

Posted on: July 8, 2022

For qualifying veterans and active-duty service members, the VA loan can be a great deal. One of the most significant benefits of a VA loan is the zero down payment […]


VA Jumbo Loans | Rates & Requirements 2023

VA Jumbo Loans | Rates & Requirements 2023

Posted on: May 25, 2022

VA loans present an incredible opportunity to eligible active duty service members, veterans, reservists and qualifying surviving spouses. But if you live in an expensive area or need a bigger […]