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Mind Your Own Mortgage—Appendix
The appendix to the book – Mind Your Own Mortgage – serves as handy reference to the various forms covered in the text.
MYOM Shopping Checklist
Print this checklist - it's a handy guide that will help you complete the shopping process.
Residential Mortgage Loan Application
Complete and print this form in advance of your shopping excursion. Completing the form in advance will help you shop more effectively, since you’ll have the information you need before you begin. Use the completed form as a handy reference to complete a mortgage application with your lender—over the phone, on the Internet or face to face.
Good Faith Estimate
View or print this document and cross-reference the closing cost items listed on your Good Faith Estimate to the MYOM Shopping System forms. Download PDF
Use this form to cross-reference the items on your final HUD-1 settlement statement to the MYOM Shopping System forms (for mortgage refinances).
Use this form to cross-reference the entries on the final HUD-1 settlement statement to the MYOM Shopping System forms (for home purchases). Download PDF
He began his career at KPMG, advising a wide variety of financial services companies and later led several prominent mortgage companies, including E*TRADE Mortgage and the restructuring of H&R Block Mortgage. Rob was a pioneer in online mortgage lending, growing E*TRADE Mortgage from a small company to the third-largest online lender in the nation in less than three years. Under Rob's passion for consumer advocacy, E*TRADE shook the mortgage Industry by becoming the first to offer upfront guaranteed mortgage pricing, and offering the nation’s first portable mortgage.
ROB'S TEACHINGS bring clarity and simplicity to mortgage consumers by placing information in their hands that will empower them to shop, manage, minimize, and eliminate their mortgage debt. He serves on the financial stewardship team at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California, and is a frequent speaker on personal finance and life skills.
Rob lives in Southern California with his wife, two children and three dachshunds.
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