A foreclosure stings, but you can rebuild. Here's what it will do to your credit, and the steps to take to get it back.
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Whether it's your dream to own a home, or you already own your dream home, catch up on what's coming for the market this year.
Before taking on any new debt, ask yourself these four questions. Are you ready for the financial commitment?
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The Fed is raising benchmark rates for the first time since 2008's economic meltdown. Here's how this move will affect borrowers.
Keep your credit reputation ship-shape and you'll qualify for more — and better — credit later. Here's how.
Conventional wisdom says cosigning a loan is a major money no-no. But are there exceptions?
A mortgage refinance can save you tons, right? Not always.
Interest rates are STILL at the historic lows they've been since 2008. Here's why the Federal Reserve is keeping them that way — for now.
Late payments happen. But for these major bills, you need to get them paid on time — or face the consequences.
Do you know the difference between a credit score and a credit history? You need to — here's how to break it down.
The difference between 10 years of interest and 30 of interest years can be tremendous, but the decision isn't easy. How long should a mortgage be?
It takes money to make money, and for small business there have never been so many ways to borrow some. How would a loan help your business grow?
A shiny new set of wheels can really loosen your purse strings. Don't hit the dealership without knowing what you can truly afford.
Borrowing from a life insurance policy is rarely a good idea, but the potentially lower borrowing costs can really help you out in a jam.
A 20% down payment isn't pocket change. If you can't afford 20% down on your mortgage loan, you still have other loan options.
If tough finances have made you miss some mortgage payments, it's time to get proactive with your lender — and your budget.
The road to starting a family isn't always direct — or easy to pay for. Make adoption more affordable with grants, tax credits, and creativity.
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