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First-Time HomeBuyer Info Session on Saturday, September 29th at Canton Co-operative … free!

Canton, Mass. – Canton Co-operative Bank is sponsoring a free 90-minute Info Session on Saturday, September 29th. Registration is at 9:45AM and the program is from 10AM to 11:30AM at the Bank’s offices at 671 Washington Street in Canton Center. First-time homebuyers are invited to attend to get objective answers to all of their questions about mortgages, buying in this market, protecting themselves legally and more.

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Homebuyers: How considering the seller’s perspective can help you buy a home

Basically, all home sellers want three things: 1) A great offer, 2) From a qualified buyer and 3) A deal that will close quickly with no headaches.

That’s the perfect scenario. But price is not always the most important of the three. Because a “great offer” that falls through at some point before the closing is a significant hassle that sellers want to avoid if at all possible.

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Help! My son is in Germany and his debit chip card doesn’t work!

Here is a very important fact you will want to bear in mind if you or a family member are travelling outside of the United States – even if it’s “just” to Canada or Europe: Due to international financial fraud, U.S. banks (including Canton Co-operative) have turned off debit chip cards for transactions outside the United States.

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