Video: Kids explain all about mortgages


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“A mortgage, you have to borrow some money from the bank.”

“To buy a house!”

“Mortgage is money that you borrow from the bank that helps you pay for your house.”

“… Or if you want to buy some land.”

“A bank is like a library. In the library you can borrow books and in a bank you can borrow money.”

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