Published: April 20, 2021
Your doctor needs to know certain numbers to judge your physical health, such as your weight, your blood pressure and your cholesterol levels. Similarly, you need to know certain numbers to monitor your own financial health, including:
Published: April 15, 2021
The COVID-19 recession shriveled the bank accounts of countless homeowners. If you entered mortgage forbearance last April or May because of the pandemic, you have plenty of company: Almost a million people will reach their 12-month forbearance anniversaries in those months of 2021.
Published: April 7, 2021
Practical money management skills learned at an early age can have a lasting impact on the rest of your child?s life. In fact, this is one of the most important areas where you can truly change the course of their life. Educating your children about financial wellness will help them build healthy spending habits for the future. Here are some great ways to teach your kids about money.
Published: April 1, 2021
Address any potential personal, credit or financial roadblocks before you apply with refinance lenders.
Published: March 17, 2021
Reducing spending in three common budget categories may significantly boost your ability to save money. And a small mental trick could help you stick to an ongoing savings plan. Those are the findings of two studies investigating the spending habits of better savers and the psychology of saving. Here's how to apply these habits to your own budget.
Published: March 9, 2021
While many homeowners may be incentivized to restructure their finances by low mortgage interest rates, the decision to refinance your mortgage should be made based on your personal financial circumstances; this week's mortgage rates should not be the deciding factor on whether or not you refinance. There are nine key considerations to review before applying for a home refinance.