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Latest Financial News that Affects You
Jan 22, 2020 Shop for the Best Car Loan Online Get offer from several lenders and save big The best place to start looking for a new car by shopping for the best car loan first. By comparing car loan offers online, you can pick the best deal before going to look for a car. Your online deal will always be better than the deals offered to you by the car dealer. You can save thousands over the course of the loan. More info...
Jan 19, 2020 Mortgage Refinance Calculator Interest Rates are Low House Poor
What does it mean to be house poor? It means that housing expenses eat up too much of your monthly income. Now maybe an excellent time to reduce your mortgage payments with a refinance. More info...
Dec 23, 2019 The Pros And Cons Of Using A Pocket Listing To Sell Your Home Tara Mastroeni, Typically, when a home is listed for sale, the listing agent will advertise it on the multiple listing service, or MLS, in order to encourage potential buyers to come take a look. The same cannot be said for a pocket listing.
If you’ve heard the term “pocket listing” and are curious to know more about how they work, keep reading. I explain what a pocket listing is, as well as the potential advantages and disadvantages of using this method to sell your home. More info...
Dec 22, 2019 Have Christmas Credit Card Debt? Transfer Your Balance If you have run up your credit cards with Christmas purchases, you need a plan to get them paid off as fast as possible. One of the best ways is to transfer the balances to a zero percent interest credit card. Many credit card companies offer a no-interest credit card with no interest charged for the first 12-18 months.
This means all of your payment goes to paying off your debt, not to interest payments.
Many of your present cards charge interest rates of 18% or more, making it impossible to pay them off. More info...
Dec 15, 2019 The Non-Financial Benefit of Homeownership Patrick Peters We are a nation of homeowners. Tax benefits and government encouragement have always driven American homebuying in a way unfamiliar to most other first world nations. For most Americans, their home represent their larger investment. And in recent years, the fluctuations in value around that investment have become a cause for both deeper interest and greater concern amongst homeowners. Often they will look to the sale of this home as a foundation to funding their retirement. More info...
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