Showing posts from 2012

4 Reasons To Use Your Benefits Before Year-End

Deflating the biggest myth about starter homes

Save money by refinancing into a shorter-term mortgage

A settlement statement helps you compare estimated, final costs

Why you might have to buy flood insurance

A Broker's Open House Can Help You Sell Your Home

What it means when your mortgage is sold

The Income Property: Your Late-in-Life Retirement Plan

Which Companies Provide the Best Customer Service?

A credit card that helps pay down student debt?

What is title insurance? Why do you need it?

You’re not likely to collect on Allstate’s auto insurance satisfaction guarantee

Fidelity offers an alternative to traditional checking accounts

Why you shouldn't buy a home on leased land

Ways to Make Necessary Travel Affordable When Money Is Tight

Summer’s mortgage rates fall to new lows — again

Understanding your mortgage’s acceleration clause

What is property tax abatement?

Clueless shopper bares all in checkout line

"Free" credit score from Citi isn’t free, but it is nearly worthless

American Express travel rewards bonus is truly bogus

Hot July mortgage rates show no signs of cooling

Your lender might not let you buy a home you want

FHA refinancing now could be out of reach for some

How to Get the Best Price on Contact Lenses --- and Why I Chose Not to

Summer’s best mortgage rates keep getting better

Take a pass on latest ploy to get you to switch checking accounts

Mortgage closing guarantees are practically worthless

What is a short sale and how does it differ from a foreclosure?

Factors that influence a home’s appraisal value

The Best States To Start Your Business

Ways to Lower the Ongoing Costs of Home Ownership

A settlement company helps protect your interests at closing

What To Do If You Filed Your Taxes Late

The Best Time for Young People to Get a Credit Card

A charge card that charges interest? Stay away

The Most Common Types of Consumer Fraud

5 Reasons to Use a Real Estate Agent in a Down Market

Buy from Enterprise, score a 1.49% auto loan from PenFed

Three days to swap car loans?

Have Housing Prices Bottomed Out?

For the greatest college savings, skip this insurance plan

Bank Account Tips for Young People

Savings program from Wells Fargo is anything but

Hot mortgage rates greet warmer weather

4 Behaviors That Sabotage Your Investment Goals

New Construction's Hidden Costs Can Burn Buyers

Savvy sellers never pay full real estate commission

A cash-out refinance can cost you big

Do Your Research Before Claiming These Deductions