How to Pay for It: Home Equity Line of Credit vs Other Options

by Kathy Passman 12. October 2016
Many homeowners have become gun-shy about tapping their home equity lines of credit. But your home equity can be a smart financing choice. Here’s how. [More]

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]

How the Fed Could Revive the Market for ARMs

by Admin 4. December 2015
ARMs may soon be ready for a revival, albeit with tighter regulatory restrictions and a re-calibration of longstanding assumptions about who the product is best suited to serve. [More]

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