More Americans are tapping their home equity again, Freddie Mac finds, but the amount they're taking is still modest -- for now.
You know about home equity loans, which let you borrow against your house. Now you can sell part of your home's possible future appreciation for cash today.
Studiously transferring your debt from a mortgage to a line of credit could help you pay off your mortgage in a fraction of the scheduled time.
If you plan to buy or refinance a home this year, be careful when you do your taxes. Moves that will save you a few bucks on your IRS bill could cost you a mortgage.
A few years ago, it felt like banks would give a mortgage to anyone. After the crisis, it felt like they wouldn't lend at all. So how are things now? A new tool will tell you.
Not all debt is created equal. And even in today's low interest rate climate, too much of the wrong kind of debt can quickly snowball. So as you consider your overall...