Wells Fargo will pay $81.6 million to homeowners for denying them a chance to challenge mortgage payment increases imposed during bankruptcy proceedings.
Late payments happen. But for these major bills, you need to get them paid on time - or face the consequences.
Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes fell unexpectedly in September, a warning sign that the housing market recovery may be stumbling.
Stock investors don't necessarily need to fear rising interest rates, but they should keep in mind that some sectors could fare better than others.
Adjustable rate mortgages are back, but whether they are a help or hindrance for mortgage consumers is up for debate. Are they right for you?
U.S. home resales fell more than expected in August, a cautionary sign for the U.S. housing market which has recently looked on stronger footing.
Home ownership may be part of the American Dream - but many are waiting longer to realize that dream.
First-time homeowners are often caught in a conundrum when they are faced with tantalizing offers of either lower mortgage rates or a smaller down payment.
Student loan borrowers can expect the interest rates of their current private loans to rise slightly once the Federal Reserve increases rates.
Home values are rising, but buyers are out looking for good real estate deals just the same this fall. Here's your autumn guide to buying or selling a home.
With only a few exceptions, student debt holders should at least explore a refinancing scenario. Here's what you can do to lessen the burden.
New single-family home sales rebounded in July and consumer confidence rose to a seven-month high in August, pointing to underlying strength in the economy.
Housing starts rose to a near eight-year high in July as builders ramped up construction of single-family homes, the latest sign of a thriving economy.
Short of cash and unsettled in their careers, young Americans are waiting longer than ever to buy their first homes, struggling to save for down payments.
A state in America's heartland is home to three cities where residents' financial health is particularly robust. Find out which other cities made the list.