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(Last Updated On: September 10, 2019)

There are quite a few important factors that combine to help you get a mortgage rate for a house. The trick is to know what these factors are and how you can manipulate them or work them to your advantage, which in this case would mean getting the best home mortgage rate you can in 2019.

(Last Updated On: August 28, 2019)

Before credit cards existed, everything was done with cash or by barter. You can still exist today operating that same way, but unless you have a large amount of cash readily at hand, it’s likely you won’t be able to make substantial purchases without the aid of a good credit score.

(Last Updated On: August 20, 2019)

There are many reasons to get a personal loan: debt consolidation, home repairs, tuition costs or that item that you just have to have. A personal loan generally means that the loan is unsecured loan and repaid over a fixed period of time.

(Last Updated On: July 31, 2019)

Living paycheck to paycheck is not an optimal way to manage your finances.  Doing so often pushes you into spending more money on financial products (because you’re desperate), and can cause stress in your life as you realize you are only 1 paycheck from personal financial disaster.

(Last Updated On: July 5, 2019)

In order to be successful in life, one needs to take care of his or her personal finance. This doesn’t mean you need to be rich, just at a comfortable place where money issues aren’t a constant source of stress.

(Last Updated On: May 21, 2019)

There are no two ways about it; raising your FICO credit score is hard. It can actually seem like an insurmountable task for the many unfortunate individuals saddled with a history of poor financial decisions.

(Last Updated On: March 13, 2019)

Having a good credit score is not only crucial for making large purchases for things such as homes, vehicles, and high-end appliances, but it’s also necessary to obtain low-interest loans, employment at specific companies, and some residential renting approvals.

(Last Updated On: January 10, 2019)

With the start of a new year comes a rash of resolutions. These promises to do better in the coming year are an annual rite of passage, but making those promises is far easier than keeping them.

(Last Updated On: October 10, 2018)

Because of new law signed last May by President Trump, credit freezes are now free at all three credit bureaus. The freezes formerly cost $10 per bureau.

(Last Updated On: September 20, 2018)

If you’re feeling wary about taking on a mortgage right now, you’re not alone. As reported by HousingWire, nearly one-quarter of Americans think high prices make this is a bad time to buy a home.

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