mortgages

Beware These 5 Debt Traps

Getting out of debt is one of the best ways to improve your retirement prospects. Here's how to climb out of these five tricky debt situations.

Did Your Bank Just Black List You?

Good customers are the core of any business. Banks are particularly aware of this problem after experiencing the pain of ill-advised loans...

5 Ways Rich People Use Credit

Flickr / Sean MacEntee. According to a recent survey by Bank of America's U.S. Trust, wealthy Americans aren't afraid to borrow money....

Has HAMP Been a Failure?

The Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) seeks to modify the terms of a distressed homeowner's mortgage in order to make...