A set of User-Friendly Scenario Calculators are available at Federal Ginnie Mae’s: “Your Path to Homeownership” webpage. Check-out the following calculators:
Home Buyer Education Classes are offered state-wide by Maine hoMEworks’ approved agencies. A current course schedule can be downloaded by going to hoMEworks and clicking on “Schedule of Classes.”
The National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) is the nation’s consumer law expert, helping consumers, their advocates, and public policy makers use powerful and complex consumer laws on behalf of low-income and vulnerable Americans seeking economic justice.
Federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC): Learn more about EITC to see if your family may qualify.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC): Within the FTC, The Bureau of Consumer Protection “works to protect consumers against unfair, deceptive, or fraudulent practices in the marketplace”. The FTC publishes a numerous consumer financial education resources. Links to a sampling of the available topics include: