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There are times when it makes sense to refinance your mortgage. It’s important to have a clear financial objective in mind so that you’re more [...]
“Where did my money go?” That’s a big question that comes up more often than we’d like. We spend money on many small things that [...]
Ever wonder how your credit score affects your mortgage? We take a look at the top 5 cities with the highest & lowest credit scores and discuss the ways that a good credit score can positively impact your home loan rate.
Managing your debt, expenses and available cash effectively will help you achieve your goal of being debt-free. Here are three methods of debt management to consider.
With unemployment at an all time high, and many families struggling through financial difficulties, it’s easy to view bankruptcy as a way out. But declaring bankruptcy may not only be damaging to your credit, it could also affect future purchases and opportunities. If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, here are ten ways to avoid bankruptcy.
How would you spend an extra $8,000? Would you put that towards your mortgage? Or maybe splurge and decorate your new home? Or would you use it to pay off other debt, like credit cards or a car loan?
Credit card debt is incredibly easy to accumulate, and with millions of Americans in debt beyond what they can handle – eliminating credit card debt has become a large goal for many. But with a struggling economy, money is often tight and getting ahead often seems impossible.
We all have to get in debt sometimes, whether it be for a home, car, or education. Debt itself is not bad, and you can even argue it’s necessary to get into debt just to get through life. However the important thing is that you always have your debt under control, as owing more than you can handle can lead to foreclosures and bankruptcy. To help with handling debt and financial planning, here are 5 steps to controlling your debt.
Many homeowners don't know what to do if they fall behind on their mortgage payments or go deep into debt with their high-interest credit cards. They don't realize there are many options that can help their situation and get them out of debt. What options do you have?