Feb 28, 2017
In commemoration of Black History Month, Freddie Mac held a panel discussion on the company's commitment to affordable housing, particularly in the African American community.
Jan 17, 2017
If your resolution is to get into a new home this year, it's important to understand how to manage your money. In fact, this knowledge is valuable in any case.
Jan 12, 2017
Our Building Better Credit guide lays out the steps you can take to establish and maintain good credit, as well as improve your credit today.
Dec 28, 2016
See what interesting things you might have missed from this year's top 10 blog list.
Dec 12, 2016
Our free program can help you build or repair your credit, avoid costly scams, and make sound financial decisions. Get CreditSmart today.
Dec 1, 2016
Your credit score reflects your record of paying bills and other debts on time, and it's a major factor in whether you'll get that apartment lease or home mortgage. (It's also important if you want to apply for some other credit line.)
Aug 4, 2016
Research and Analysis
Understanding and keeping a handle on your finances and credit history is essential. To gauge the American public's financial knowledge and decision-making skills, the National Financial Capability Study includes a 5-question test. Find out how you stack up: Take the test now.
Apr 7, 2016
April is Financial Literacy Month – an ideal time to brush up on financial education and life-long money management skills.
Jan 14, 2016
The Freddie Mac CreditSmart® curriculum is your guide to better credit, money management, and responsible homeownership.
Nov 20, 2015
Is another housing bubble taking shape? Hear from the experts and catch up on some of the week's other top housing news.
Apr 30, 2015
April is National Financial Literacy Month and a good reminder of how important it is to be financially literate. It's especially key if you're thinking about buying a home. Learn more about the tools you need to become a successful homeowner.
Oct 7, 2014
If you are wondering who tomorrow's homebuyers will be, look no further than the nation's fastest-growing population segment — Hispanics.
Jun 3, 2014
There's a good reason why we dream of owning a home. And, there's also a good reason to prepare and become financially literate first. Why? Because educated borrowers are better prepared for successful, long-term homeownership and overall financial stability. Get smart through CreditSmart, our free financial education program.
Apr 16, 2014
April is Financial Literacy Month – an ideal time to brush up on your financial education and life-long money management skills. To get started, let's take a look at your financial IQ.