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5 Myths About Reverse Mortgages

5 Myths About Reverse Mortgages

When seniors need to free up cash, they often look to their retirement plans. Many don't even consider tapping into the value of their homes – a feat easily...Read More

Personal Loans: How Much Can I Afford to Borrow?

Personal Loans: How Much Can I Afford to...

Taking out a personal loan can be a boon for your finances, but that doesn't mean the act should be taken lightly. The terms of your loan could affect...Read More

3 Ways Brexit Could Affect Homeowners

3 Ways Brexit Could Affect Homeowners

Why should there be any ways Brexit could affect homeowners in the United States? Brexit is a portmanteau word, recently coined to describe Britain's exit...Read More

Catastrophe with Credit Cards? More than 40% of College Students Unaware of Their Credit Scores

Catastrophe with Credit Cards? More than...

Millions of American college students appear to be more familiar with their ACT and SAT scores than their credit scores, which could jeopardize their ability...Read More

Do Higher Rates Mean You've Missed the Refinance Boat? Not Necessarily

Do Higher Rates Mean You've Missed the Refinance...

Does it make sense to refinance a mortgage even though rates are rising? Now's a good time to ask that question, because at the time of writing, mortgage...Read More

HARP Extension Buys More Time for Refinancing Low-Equity Mortgages

HARP Extension Buys More Time for Refinancing...

In late August, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced an extension of the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP). This program allows borrowers...Read More

Are College Students Becoming More Responsible with Credit Cards?

Are College Students Becoming More Responsible...

College students have always had a reputation for having difficulty with their credit cards. As young adults with little experience managing their personal...Read More

5 Things to Never Hide from Your Mortgage Broker

5 Things to Never Hide from Your Mortgage...

With rent prices on a steady incline, you have finally decided to make the move to purchase a home. You've saved up enough for a sizable down payment and...Read More

9 Reasons Student Loan Refinances Can Be Hard to Get

9 Reasons Student Loan Refinances Can Be...

Refinancing a student loan can be an effective way to save money on interest or restructure your payment schedule. It is also good experience for young...Read More