Pay Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years

How I Aggressively Paid Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years (Image credit: PM Images/Getty Images) After watching our parents retire and still have to make mortgage payments on a fixed income, my husband and I decided we would do whatever to prevent that for ourselves. So we approached our mortgages with aggressive and out-of-the-box … Continue reading Pay Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years

Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

~ Because not every set of advice will be great for you. But you have options. ~ I Wanted to Pay Off My Mortgage Early, Then I Realized This (Image credit: Apartment Therapy ) Ah, 2009. The year that first-time home buyers in America were majorly incentivized by government funding to get out of their … Continue reading Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

3 Doable Mortgage Hacks

3 Totally Doable Mortgage Hacks That Can Save You Thousands (Image credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/Shutterstock) There's nothing quite like the excitement of finding and buying your dream home. You found a home within your budget, set aside a down payment and found a mortgage at a stellar rate. But did you know over the course of … Continue reading 3 Doable Mortgage Hacks

Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

The No. 1 Tip To Pay Off Your Mortgage Early . A lot can happen in 30 years. Kids become adults, jobs change, and life goals are accomplished and reset. Change during such a lengthy period is inevitable. But if you’re a homeowner, there’s one thing that won’t change: Your obligation to make a monthly … Continue reading Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

Want to Refinance to a Shorter Mortgage? Here’s What You Need to Ask Yourself

From Credit.com 11/4/15 Has your financial situation improved greatly since you first took on your mortgage? That’s great! You have some options, including paying off your current mortgage ahead of time or refinancing to a shorter term. When it comes to the former option, it’s important to make sure there isn’t a prepayment penalty and … Continue reading Want to Refinance to a Shorter Mortgage? Here’s What You Need to Ask Yourself

How one woman paid off her mortgage 20 years early

From Yahoo Homes 12/12/14 When Jenna Rose began her hunt for a home in 2004, she had two things on her mind: A small mortgage, and paying off her new home fast. With those two things at the forefront, Rose, who is now 49, began looking for the right home for her and her daughter … Continue reading How one woman paid off her mortgage 20 years early

Paying off Mortgage Early does not always Pay Off

From Business Insider 6/26/14 Do I think it’s wise for you to pay off your mortgage early? You may as well ask me if I think it is a good idea if you paint your living room sage green. I used to think paying off your mortgage was an absolute no-brainer. Then I did a complete 180, … Continue reading Paying off Mortgage Early does not always Pay Off