Mortgage and Real Estate Predictions for 2014

Mortgage and Real Estate Predictions for 2014

Really great article in the New York Times last Friday about what Americans can expect in the upcoming year. Well, what they can expect when it comes to mortgages and home buying to be precise. Overall, the news is pretty good for home buyers, who can expect to get more home for their buck and lenders making getting a mortgage just a little easier as restrictions loosen.

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What Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average?

What Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average?

The bottom line is that the stock market and economy are both incredibly complex. It’s impossible to quickly determine its health using just one number, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average does just that. Criticisms aside, it’s used by economists and financial institutions around the world and is likely to stay America’s leading economic indicator.

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This Week in Financial Blunders: Typos, Vanity and Savvy Teens

This Week in Financial Blunders: Typos, Vanity and Savvy Teens

It’s easy to dislike change when it happens, like our quickly ending summer, but look at this way: change is a constant. Things will always be changing, much like the financial blunders you see here on the Zing blog: People and corporations will always do dumb things with money, but the means in which they accomplish this is always changing. That’s why this week in financial blunders, we examine three wildly different money mishaps.

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