Savvy buyers save on settlement costs

Does you lender guarantee fixed-dollar fees?

"Do you agree with the advice contained in the recent USA Today article, in which you were quoted, on how to save on settlement costs?"

That article made me realize that my views on how borrowers can best prevent overpaying on settlement costs are very different from those of most counselors. The author listened to my views but understandably went with the majority. This article will compare the different approaches.