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Episode 204: How to Get a Mortgage as a Self-Employed Person | Jose Tejada | Guaranteed Rate Inc


Episode 204 discusses how to get a mortgage as a self-employed person, featuring Jose Tejada. Listen now! 

Episode 204: How to Get a Mortgage as a Self-Employed Person | Jose Tejada | Guaranteed Rate Inc

Jose studied Business Administration at California State University Northridge and has been in the financial industry for 20 years. Having held many positions in the field of banking for the last 11 years, Jose worked in the mass affluent segment in the Private Banking division of a global bank. Although enthusiastic about financial planning and wealth strategy, his main passion has always been in lending and debt structure.

Jose enjoys taking on the challenge of complicated transactions and often succeeds where others are not able to. Jose is a teacher by nature and annually delivers various lectures to high school age youth about financial literacy. He sits on the Board of Managers at the Mid-Valley YMCA, Para Los Ninos, and on the Advisory Board for the Adel-ante Young Men Conference.

Jose’s expertise is in lending, wealth planning and financial education.

You can follow Jose on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube & Twitter. You can email Jose at

Episode 204 Highlights:

  • Working in the financial industry as an immigrant
  • Battling thoughts of imposter syndrome
  • Transitioning from the wealth management industry to the lending industry
  • Is it more difficult for an entrepreneur to get a loan?
  • S-corp vs. Sole proprieter advantages & disadvantages for lending
  • How to start building business credit
  • And more!

This episode is short, sweet & to the point. If you’d be wondering ho to secure a mortgage as a self-employed person, check out episode 204 now!

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