It may be tempting to loosen your purse strings after years of vigilance, but experts say now is the time to fight that urge.
Stung by the crash of the housing market, some struggling homeowners are
using a provision of the
bankruptcy code to eliminate second mortgages.
Fixed mortgage rates remain below 5%, and fewer home buyers seem to be opting for adjustable-rate loans.
Now is a good time to remind yourself of money mistakes to avoid
throughout the year. Here are seven common and costly errors to avoid.
If you're willing to pay a $35 fee to overdraw your checking account, just text your approval to the bank.
Banks and some pundits had predicted that credit card users would face
skyrocketing interest rates, a spike in annual fees and a plethora of
other negatives after stringent new rules on cards kicked in last year.
Women find it significantly harder than men to achieve a comfortable retirement.
Women face more obstacles to a secure retirement than men, for reasons having to do with longevity, lower earnings and a lack in savings.