Category: Loans

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A Guide To ARM Mortgages

If you have taken the time to look into the different mortgage loans and mortgage rates that are available when buying a home, you will notice that there are just as many options as...

How To Pay For Home Improvements 8

How To Pay For Home Improvements

Not too long ago, my wife and I were in the process of window shopping as our home was in dire need of window replacement. We received quite a few estimates and ultimately made...

True Cost Of A Bad Credit Score 6

True Cost Of A Bad Credit Score

Have you taken the time to investigate the true cost of having a bad credit score? Often times people believe that having a bad credit score will only result in less attractive credit card...

How to Escape a High Interest Car Loan with Negative Equity 113

How to Escape a High Interest Car Loan with Negative Equity

Stephen Snyder is the founder of the After Bankruptcy Foundation and author of the site Life After Bankruptcy. Check out Life After Bankruptcy for more articles, resources, and support to get your life back...

The Good And Bad Of Shared Equity Financing 1

The Good And Bad Of Shared Equity Financing

How many people do you know that have taken advantage of financial products such as interest-only mortgages, piggyback loans or option adjustable-rate mortgages in order to *afford* a more expensive home? Many of these...

50-Year Mortgage 0

50-Year Mortgage

Can you imagine paying your mortgage for 50 years? That is not something that I would ever consider, but there is an article over at BankRate.com discussing the availability of a 50-year mortgage. Apparently...

Student Loans – Good Debt or Bad? 0

Student Loans – Good Debt or Bad?

It is quite common to hear discussions of certain types of debt as good debt or bad debt, with student loans often being classified as a “good” debt. There is an article on WashingtonPost.com,...

Do Not Negotiate the Payment When Buying a Vehicle 2

Do Not Negotiate the Payment When Buying a Vehicle

One of the most costly mistakes that people make when purchasing a new vehicle is to negotiate on the amount of the loan payment. There is a reason that the first question asked by...