Updated in July 2017 in response to the May 2017 NMLS expanded content outline for the national exam. A good book is even better! It now includes more detailed information and quiz questions that target specific newly-disclosed items on the outline. What's the secret to passing the SAFE Mortgage Loan Originator National Exam? If you answered "memorizing all the questions and answers you can find," you're wrong. You'll have a much better chance of passing the loan originator exam if you understand the material. "The SAFE Mortgage Loan Originator National Exam Study Guide - Second Edition" explains the required information and contains links to additional material. Prepare Yourself for a New Career This updated and enhanced loan originator exam manual includes the latest rulings by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Other topics include: Federal Mortgage-Related Laws SAFE Act Introduction to Mortgage Lending General Mortgage Knowledge Basic Concepts of Mortgage Financing The Loan Application Underwriting, Closing and the Secondary Market Ethics and Fraud Mortgage Terminology There are quizzes throughout the book and two practice final exams to help you test your knowledge; in total, there are more than 400 questions and answers. The author was a licensed mortgage broker for seven years and passed the national exam on her first attempt. Scroll to the top of the page and select the Buy button to get started on your new career.