Dawn Papandrea

Dawn Papandrea, contributor

Dawn Papandrea is a writer specializing in personal finance. She writes for Family Circle, CreditCards.com, and more.

Articles by Dawn Papandrea

- 4 min read

The lowdown on down payment grants

Down payment grants bridge the gap between their savings and the required down payment for a mortgage. And, the money often doesn’t have to be repaid.

- 4 min read

How To Get Married And Buy A House

When you get married and buy a house, the rules are a little different. here’s what you need to know when you get hitched and get a home.

- 3 min read

7 Things People Overlook When Buying A Home

When buying a home, look beyond the staged setting of an open house. It takes a bit more digging to make an informed decision.