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HORRIFIC ORDEAL with USAA Mortgage Loan Department

May 25, 2016

After almost 20 years of being a customer with USAA, during the last year I have experienced the worst service of my life. Last ye...

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CelesteUSAA
RAW9459, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us in Community. We sincerely regret after 20 years ...

VA Loan....and monthly debt

May 17, 2016

I have 2 credit cards.... "0" balance for both as I pay the balance in full each month. When determining "debt" for VA loan amount...

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CynthiaUSAA
Floriduh, Thank you for your inquiry in Community. A Subject Matter Expert will reach out to you to address your questi...

Orlando Resort Rental

May 16, 2016

3br/3baFull LaundyFull kitchenTwo screened in PorchesMain Living Room and Dining Room5mins from Downtown DisneyCypress Pointe Reso...

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Dunwoody
Sounds great - Is that floating or fixed week

Veteran looking to buy a home in fl

May 15, 2016

I am having trouble finding a house to buy even though I have a pre-approval letter and its a VA loan

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AngelaCabanUSAA
ENLSDAD, We do apologize for the experience you had with or Mortgage department. We noticed that we have addressed your...
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AngelaCabanUSAA
ShadowsGirl, Thank you for posting in the Community. USAA offers a program that can help you. Please contact one of our...

Horrible service and home loan processing

May 9, 2016

I began the process almost a month ago with an appraisal ordered on 16 Sept here it is 9 May and I still don't have an appraisal. ...

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CynthiaUSAA
frustrated!!, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I regret your mortgage loan experience has been less than ...
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ENLsDAD
A VA loan through USAA is a nightmare. I speak from experience. Reconsider using USAA for your VA loan!

Blindsided

Apr 28, 2016

Having been an advocate for USAA for many years, I feel betrayed by my recent involvement with their mortgage department. Through ...

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ENLsDAD
My experience through USAA mortgage was horrific!! I would never recommend them as a mortgage lender to anyone!! Worst ...
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CynthiaUSAA
Mustang03, Thank you for the update. I will check on the status of my request right now.

Has someone described themselves as a USAA "member advoca...

Apr 25, 2016

I just had someone call me to deal with a serious difficulty about closing a mortgage. I had already escalated the issue up two le...

VA home loan

Apr 25, 2016

What financial institution do you recommend for a VA home loan? Does USAA provide home loans?

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AngelaCabanUSAA
Hi Richardw, A team member will be reaching out to you directly to assist. Thank you.
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Richardw
All I can tell you is read the reviews! Do not use USAA, literally the worst experience ever (an still not complete). E...

Glad I went with USAA over NFCU

Apr 25, 2016

Six months ago, today, I moved into my new home in Arizona. I lived in Georgia for 21 years and when it came time to use my VA opt...

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AngelaCabanUSAA
Redgaboi, You would need to call into our bank at 1-800-531-8722. They will be happy to assist. Thank you.
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Redgaboi
Thanks for sharing that answers my question. Now my next question is what credit score does USAA require. Im currently ...

USAA FHA 203(k)

Apr 21, 2016

I was interested in doing a major renovation to my home and read that FHA 203(k) loan was a very good option if you weren't sure t...

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