When Debt Can Be Good For You - And When It's Bad

by Erica Starr 11. April 2016
It's next to impossible to go through life without accruing some debt. The good news is that some loans can be healthy and even productive, which means there's no rush to pay them off. Other debts should be erased more quickly. Here are a few examples of debt that can help — and hurt — your financial health. Good Debt Student Loans As overwhelming as education loans can be, how you handle this debt can actually boost your credit. The three major credit bureaus — Experian, Trans... [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]

Home Improvements: Some Things Should Be Left to the Pros

by Renee' Anderson 23. April 2015
It's true that saving money is important. However, sometimes you need to spend a little in order to not lose a lot. You know what I mean? No? Okay. Let me explain. As you consider whether to hire professionals to handle your next home improvement project or do it yourself, there are some things to keep in mind. How much is time worth? Often times, doing things yourself slows down the process. This could be fine, IF you’re not working on a time sensitive improvement like a new roof (you&rs... [More]

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