As Fannie-Freddie reform gets underway, here are the three big questions for the housing market. It's been over a decade in the making, but an overhaul of Fannie and Freddie Mac is finally in the cards. The acting head of Fannie’s and Freddie’s regulator, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, told employees that he was working … Continue reading Fannie and Freddie what the Future holds
Many older homeowners are missing out on this big tax break If you’re an older homeowner in need of more cash, many states offer a little-known way to slash your property tax bill. In about two dozen states, older homeowners can legally defer their property tax bills, Money magazine reports. These programs allow you to … Continue reading Don’t let these tax breaks pass you by
As housing costs remain high, parents buy homes to give their kids a leg up When Laura Hameister and her family moved to a new home in the San Francisco Bay area more than a decade ago, she and her husband decided to hold onto their old house rather than sell it. Today, Hameister’s younger … Continue reading Mom, Dad Can you Buy Me a Home?
5 Reasons Not to Consolidate Your Credit Card Debt Lyle Daly, The Motley Fool Motley FoolDecember 12, 2018 Debt consolidation isn’t always the best option. Check out these common reasons why you wouldn’t want to consolidate your credit card debt. GettyImages-932380504 More Image source: Getty Images When you’re dealing with the stress of multiple expensive … Continue reading Consolidate your Credit card debt? Yay or Nay?
Why You Should Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage What is mortgage pre-approval and how can it help you to get the house of your dreams? Find out the answer here. Image Credit: Getty Images If you're shopping for a home, one of the first things you should do is go to the bank to … Continue reading Get Pre-Approved for a mortgage today, trust me
How to Dispute Something on Your Experian Credit Report If your Experian credit report has any errors, this step-by-step guide will help you through the process of disputing the inaccurate info. GettyImages-831730758 More Image source: Getty Images Mistakes on your credit report are far more common than many people are aware of. Unfortunately, errors on … Continue reading Dispute on your credit report
~ this is good information as you may or may not know, but The Colorado River supplies CA with water as well as Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming as well as Mexico ~ Things to know: The plan to save the ailing Colorado River © The Associated Press FILE - In this May … Continue reading Plans for The Colorado River
Millennials prioritize owning a home over getting married or having kids I spend more time than I would like to admit looking at real estate listings online. I recently found a nice townhouse in my neighborhood that costs 25 times my annual salary, which is honestly a better deal than most other places in the … Continue reading Millennials prioritize owning a home over getting married or having kids
18 ways retirees waste their money NOT-SO-SMART SPENDING Congratulations! After years of working and careful saving, you get to kick back and crack open that retirement nest egg. But don't get too giddy just yet. Retirees still need to avoid plenty of financial pitfalls as they transition into their golden years. And while you've certainly … Continue reading Live you best life when you retire, don’t make these mistakes!