Do you have private mortgage insurance? Did you know that your lender is required to automatically cancel it when you have paid your mortgage down to a certain point?
Under the Homeowners Protection Act, your lender must cancel your PMI when the loan-to-value ratio on your mortgage reaches 78%.
Find out how to make sure your PMI gets canceled as soon as you're eligible in my Interest.com article,
When your lender is required to cancel PMI.