Whether you’re a college student or a massive tech company, we all fall victim to the same financial issues. Read more in This Week in Financial Blunders.
According to the Primary Mortgage Market Survey released by Freddie Mac, averaged fixed-rate mortgage rates continued to decrease.
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According to the Primary Mortgage Market Survey released by Freddie Mac, average fixed-rate mortgage rates decreased slightly.
For this edition of this week in financial blunders, we take a look at the eccentric side of the financial world from last week. If the plot of poltergeist or if you want to know the best country for cheap income taxes, read on!
The Federal Open Market Committee met this week and not much changed since the last meeting. The economy continues to slowly recover (slowly, as in SLOWLY), and the Fed continues to stress out a little about unemployment. And just like last time, they iterated they absolutely want to keep inflation at 2% a year. Find out what else happened at the Fed meeting..
Baby boomers are getting ready to downsize, simplify their lives and trade off mowing the lawn for other activities. The tsunami effect happens when all these people try to sell those big, expensive properties, and there are not enough buyers. The majority of the younger folks—the ones who need and want these large homes—can’t afford them. Will this downsizing hurt the real estate market? Read on to find out.
The housing market continued to improve in terms of home prices appreciating further. According to the FHFA, home prices increased 0.6% in February.
According to the Primary Mortgage Market Survey released by Freddie Mac, average mortgage rates decreased and hit a six-week low.
The week in which Easter falls may be at play in a stunning 32,000 drop to 300,000 in initial jobless claims. This is the largest drop in more than 10 years.