Refinance

9 College Scholarships with Quick and Easy Applications

College is expensive. The average cost of public college is nearly $10,000 per year for in-state residents and more than twice that for out-of-state residents. Add that up over four years and you’ve got a pretty hefty sum of money on your hands — a sum that many students (and their parents) just don’t [...]

By |2019-08-06T13:41:37-04:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: Education, Refinance|Tags: , , , |

Refinancing with Two Mortgages: Why You’d Do It and What to Expect

Refinancing can be beneficial for many homeowners. It can lower your rate, your monthly payment and maybe even shorten the total length of your loan.  But if you have two mortgage loans on your hands? Then refinancing might be even more powerful a financial tool. You might have two mortgages because: You took out [...]

By |2019-07-31T16:45:34-04:00August 1st, 2019|Categories: Mortgage, Refinance|Tags: |

What Are the Best Types of Wood for Hardwood Flooring?

Back in the 1980's, a whole new generation of homeowners experienced the thrill and beauty of solid hardwood floors as they stripped away the orange and green wall-to-wall shag carpeting which had been so popular in the 1970's. Hardwood floors are resilient and long-lasting. They don't peel or crack and best of all — unlike [...]

By |2019-06-20T14:04:31-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Maintenance, Refinance|Tags: |

5 Financial Goals a Refinance Can Help You Achieve

In the present moment while writing this blog, mortgage rates are officially at their lowest point in almost two years, according to Freddie Mac. For would-be buyers, that can mean a more affordable entry into homeownership. But for existing homeowners? It can be the ticket to serious savings and a slew of both short- and [...]

By |2019-06-19T11:44:54-04:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Refinance|Tags: , |

Should You Consider Refinancing Your Mortgage? Read This To Find Out

With mortgage rates dropping in the first quarter of the year, the number of homeowners refinancing has steadily climbed. And it’s no wonder why. Refinancing your mortgage can come with serious benefits. From lower interest rates and reduced monthly payments to faster repayment periods and access to quick cash, the advantages are many if the [...]

By |2019-06-24T17:28:39-04:00May 9th, 2019|Categories: Financial, Mortgage, Refinance|Tags: , |

How the Debt Snowball Method Works

When it comes to credit card debt, over-extending oneself can happen to anyone. One reason many find themselves in a downward debt spiral is that in attempting to dig themselves out, they only make things worse. Do you pay the minimum balance month after month, convinced you'll catch up "eventually"? Are you transferring credit card [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:49:58-04:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: Financial, Refinance|Tags: , , , |

What to Do About Your Mortgage When You’re Getting Divorced

Divorce is never easy. Even for those couples with the best intentions, the division of property can become contentious. For couples who have a mortgage and are trying to decide what to do about the house, here are some options to consider. Sell the Marital Home If neither you or your spouse can afford to [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:54:01-04:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Misc, Refinance|Tags: , , |

When Is It Best to Refinance Your Mortgage?

Lives can change in a short amount of time. It's possible the situation you are in today could be drastically different than the situation you found yourself in just five years ago. Maybe five years ago, you were fresh out of college, starting your career, single, and purchased your first home. Maybe today, you're married [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:54:16-04:00January 12th, 2019|Categories: Refinance|Tags: , |