Don’t discontinue paying your current mortgage payment or other loan payments.
Don’t take out a payday loan to cover closing costs.
Don’t book a luxury vacation to relax before moving day.
Don’t quit your job, get fired, or suddenly decide to rely on a multi-level marketing scheme business as your sole source of income.
Don’t furnish your new home with a credit card.
Don’t buy a new vehicle or you may end up living in it.
Don’t co-sign on any loans, no matter how much you want to help someone.
Don’t make any large transfers into or out of your account without discussing it in advance with your lender.
Don’t avoid paying Uncle Sam unless you want your new to home to be surrounded by barbed wire.
Don’t open any off-shore bank accounts.