Bizarre questions asked by mortgage lenders

Sarah Coles
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How often do you have friends over for dinner? How often do you get your hair cut? Do you play golf? These aren't the questions being asked by inquisitive friends: they are the ones being posed by complete strangers when you want to apply for a mortgage.

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