What's a Good Use for a HELOC?

by Nerd Wallet 8. July 2016
When you take out a home equity line of credit, you're offering your house as collateral to secure another loan. The upside: You can gain access to up to 80% of your home's value, minus your current mortgage balance and adjusted based on your creditworthiness.The downside? If you can't make your payments, you could lose where you live. Because the stakes are high, you want to make sure you use a HELOC for the right reasons. Here are a few. [More]

Why You Didn’t Get That Business Loan

by Lance Johnson 8. June 2016
Here’s why many business bank-loan applications are rejected, and what you can do to boost your own company’s chance of approval. [More]

Online Business Banking: Making Sense of All the Services

by Elizabeth Sherman 2. June 2016
There are many services available to businesses that bank online, but not all of them are right for every business. Here’s help sorting it out. [More]


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