30 January 2017
If you're nearing the end of the draw period on a home equity line of credit, refinancing into a new HELOC could relieve pressure on your budget and preserve financial flexibility.
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24 January 2017
Many seniors plan to fund their transition to assisted living by selling their home, but tax implications and other financial considerations can complicate the transaction.
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16 January 2017
A lot of mortgage lenders promise near-immediate approval of your loan application, but the reality is that the full process will take considerably longer.
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9 January 2017
Buying a home as a single parent can be challenging but FHA loans and other programs can help.
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3 January 2017
The New Year is a good time to take a look at your mortgage and consider moves like refinancing or removing PMI that could free up cash or provide other financial benefits.
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27 December 2016
It may sound strange, but higher mortgage rates could make it easier to buy a home through lower prices and less buyer competition.
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19 December 2016
Even when mortgage rates are rising, there can still be good reasons to refinance your home loan.
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12 December 2016
A new program is giving students — and their parents — a chance to take advantage of low mortgage rates by refinancing a mortgage and swapping student loans for a lower mortgage rate.
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7 December 2016
With interest rates rising, is this the right time to consider an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) as an alternative to a fixed-rate product?.
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28 November 2016
A rapid rescore of one's credit rating may be able to help borrowers who've been turned down for a mortgage, sometimes in as little as a few days.
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22 November 2016
What effect will Donald Trump's election have on mortgages and people who are looking to buy or refinance a home?.
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21 November 2016
A look at some of the most common surprises that can make life difficult for mortgage borrowers and how to avoid them.
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14 November 2016
A 30-year mortgage means low monthly payments but is it worth the higher interest costs you'll pay over the long run?.
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9 November 2016
Getting rejected on a mortgage application is a setback, but it doesn't necessarily mean you can't get a home loan.Here are some suggestions on how to try again.
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9 November 2016
"Should I refinance my mortgage?" That's a question most homeowners ask themselves from time to time.The answer depends in large part on why you want to refinance.
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2 November 2016
Seller financing can help you buy a home, but you'll probably want to refinance into a regular mortgage after a few years when your credit and finances have improved.
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26 October 2016
Earning money while attending college can be a challenge - here are five possibilities for doing something that goes beyond a run-of-the-mill part-time job.
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24 October 2016
Borrowing from your 401(k) account is one way of coming up with the down payment to buy a home, but you need to be careful when doing so.
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19 October 2016
Being a college student is expensive - so here are 10 ways to save money and lessen the financial strain while pursuing an education.
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17 October 2016
The FHA is considering rule changes that could help both young and old when it comes to condominium ownership.
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