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Guess Who Won't Be Able to Buy a Home If Interest Rates Keep Rising
Mortgage rates hit a 2015 high when the national average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hit 4.08% earlier this week, according to Freddie Mac's weekly survey. That's lower than where the U.S. average was at this time last year (4.12%), but home loan pricing (rates, loans and fees, taken [...]
Sun, Jul 05, 2015
Source Credit.com
Wage garnishment is when a portion of your monthly income is confiscated in order to gradually satisfy unfulfilled financial obligations – such as unpaid credit card debt, child support payments or taxes. In cases of debt originating from credit cards or most loans, your wages cannot be garnished without a [...]
Fri, Jul 03, 2015
Source Card Hub
Why would you sell your house, cheap, to a flipper when you could do better? [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2015
Source Bankrate
The most expensive schools in the nation are charging close to $50,000 a year in tuition and fees alone. [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2015
Source Personal finance news – CNNMoney.com
Banks and credit card issuers are turning to a powerful new tool to communicate and interact with their customers: push notifications [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2015
Source CreditCards.com
Imagine you're about to close on a home. You've spent months calculating costs, comparing home prices, researching neighborhoods, and you've finally found a house you love and can afford. But after making a deposit, you find out that your loan is not approved and the lender is keeping your money. That's [...]
Thu, Jun 25, 2015
Source Comsumer Finance
School's out but summer won't last forever. Save money now on back-to-school prep by shopping smart with your credit cards. By shopping now, you'll land some great deals and avoid the [...] [...]
Fri, Jul 18, 2014
Source Card Ratings