Are you finding saving for a down payment for a house to be overwhelming? You're not alone. Here are six simple tips that will help get you on the way to becoming a homeowner.

If you're like most millennials, you think a lot about buying a home. And if you're reading this blog, you're probably already convinced that before you buy, you want a hefty down payment saved - ideally 20% of the home's purchase price. That will save you from PMI and let you deal with all the expenses that come with home ownership. If you want to be ready to buy a home, you'll need money saved. But there are several good options with pros and cons for how to save up that down payment. How to Save #1: Slow