Credit, Loans & Mortgages

  1. SunTrust Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (STI)

    Discover which mortgages SunTrust offers and how the average person obtaining a loan at SunTrust rates the bank on customer ...
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    Savvy graduates are paying off their college debt in record time. Here are the strategies that can get you out from under ...
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  4. Why does the majority of my mortgage payment start out as interest and gradually move toward mostly principal?

    When you make a mortgage payment, the amount paid is a combination of an interest charge and principal repayment. Over the ...
  5. Mortgage Constant

    A ratio between the annual amount of debt servicing to the total value of the loan. The mortgage constant is only applicable ...
  6. 8 Reasons to Celebrate the 529 College Savings Plan

    Learn why May 29th is an opportunity to remind people of the importance of saving and investing for college, especially with ...
  7. BB&T Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (BBT)

    Learn about the operations of BB&T Corporation. Discover what mortgage products and services the bank offers and how ...
  8. Mortgages: Fixed-Rate Versus Adjustable-Rate

    Both of these have advantages and disadvantages depending on your financial needs and prospects.
  9. Bank of America Wins $1.27 Billion 'Hustle' Case (BAC)

    Monday a federal appeals court overturned a $1.27 billion penalty verdict in relation to mortgage fraud.
  10. Ditech Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (WAC)

    Discover the home mortgage products offered by Ditech Financial. Learn how average borrowers rate the bank on the loan application ...
  11. Layoffs Befall Online Lender Avant

    Online consumer lender Avant laid off more than a quarter of staff while nixing plans to expand its product. Is this another ...
  12. Conventional Mortgage

    A conventional mortgage is any type of homebuyer's load that is not offered or secured by a government entity but rather ...
  13. 3 Reasons Not to Buy Houses Just for Price Speculation (FNMA)

    Find out about the downside of speculative home buying. Learn why real estate speculation does not always promise gains even ...
  14. Brexit Weighs on Moody’s UK Debt Rating Decision

    Brexit will keep Moody's review of the UK's credit rating in a holding pattern.
  15. Gateway Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know

    Learn about the operations of Gateway Bank Mortgage, Inc. Discover what mortgage products and services it offers and how ...
  16. 3 Reasons to Avoid Variable-Rate Mortgages

    Understand the difference between fixed-rate and variable-rate mortgages, and learn the primary reasons for avoiding a variable-rate ...
  17. Amerisave Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know

    Find out what you need to know about online mortgage lender Amerisave Mortgage Corporation and what customers are saying ...
  18. Non-Recourse Debt

    Non-recourse debt limits a lender as to what it can and cannot pursue for collateral.
  19. Credit vs. Debit Cards: Which Is Better?

    Be strategic about the card you choose
  20. Credit Card Balances Will Reach $1 Trillion This Year

    In a sign that the economy is improving, credit card balances are expected to reach $1 trillion this year.
  21. Wells Fargo Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know

    Learn about Wells Fargo, including a company description, the mortgage products it offers, the rates it provides and consensus ...
  22. Did Goldman Sachs Break Ethics Rules With Tesla? (GS, TSLA)

    Goldman assisted Tesla with its secondary stock offering Wednesday only a few hours after it upgraded Tesla shares to a buy ...
  23. The Top 4 Ways Boomers Can Prepare for Retirement

    Here are 4 basics for Boomers who want to get a leg up on retirement.
  24. Overbank Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (EVER)

    Learn about the operations of EverBank Financial Corp. Discover what mortgage products and services the bank offers and how ...
  25. PennyMac Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (PFSI)

    Learn about PennyMac. Obtain a description of the company, the mortgage products it offers, the rates it provides and general ...
  26. China Home Prices Continue to Accelerate in April

    Among the 70 cities tracked by the government, new-home prices surged in 65 cities (excluding government-subsidized one’s), ...
  27. PHH Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know

    Learn about PHH Mortgage, including the mortgage products it offers, the rates it provides and a general consensus from consumer ...
  28. UK House Prices Hit One-Year High

    House prices increased by 9% in March on an annual basis, up from 7.6% in February.
  29. Revolving Credit vs. Line of Credit

    Revolving credit and a line of credit are arrangements made between a lending institution and a business or individual.
  30. Singapore Home Sales Decline on Mortgage Woes

    The demand in Asia’s second-most expensive housing market went down despite a significant number of new launches.
  31. How Risky is Borrowing Online?

    Peer-to-peer lending is a new but fast-growing market, but the ease and convenience of using online lenders can entice you ...
  32. One Reverse Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (INTU)

    Discover what products One Reverse Mortgage can offer for homeowners age 62 and over, and learn if a home equity conversion ...
  33. Moody's Downgrades 3 Gulf Countries' Credit

    Moody's downgraded the credit ratings of three Gulf countries over the weekend.
  34. The 3 Best Online Mortgage Lenders

    Learn about three of the top online mortgage lenders. Find out about the innovative new mortgage product features and services ...
  35. Quicken Loans Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (INTU)

    Learn about Quicken Loans, including the mortgage products it offers and what consumer reviewers think about them.
  36. Stonegate Mortgage Reviews: What You Need to Know (SGM)

    Learn about Stonegate Mortgage, the mortgage products it offers, the rates it provides and a general consensus from consumer ...
  37. Subprime Auto Loans: What Borrowers Should Know

    Are subprime auto loans a disaster waiting to happen?
  38. Private Mortgage Insurance: Avoid It for These 6 Reasons

    This costly coverage protects your mortgage lender - not you.
  39. P2P Lending: Yet Another Risk for Investors?

    Are P2P investors legally liable for redlining if they exclude borrowers in certain states when deciding which notes to purchase? ...
  40. Mortgage Deals: Chase vs. U.S. Bank

    Discover which bank offers the better mortgage deal? Learn the difference between two popular mortgage offerings of Chase ...
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    Investors were spooked not only by Square's wider Q1 loss, but the company's second quarter forecast of merely in-line results.
  42. Understanding the Mortgage Payment Structure

    We explain the calculation and payment process as well as the amortization schedule of home loans.
  43. More Disclosure for Online Borrowers

    If you’ve ever used a small-business online lender, there may have been some uncertainty with regards to pricing. Well, that’s ...
  44. Mortgage Deals: RoundPoint vs. PHH Mortgage (PHH)

    Compare two vastly different mortgage companies, PHH Mortgage and RoundPoint, and examine the differences in their business ...
  45. The Benefits of Mortgage Repayment

    Buying a home may be the biggest debt you'll ever incur. Learn why you should retire it sooner, rather than later.
  46. 3 ETFs to Take Advantage of Increased Mortgage Rates (REM, VMBS)

    Obtain a comparative review and analysis of three of the top-performing ETFs that are poised to generate profits from increased ...
  47. Mortgage Deals: Mortgage Lens vs. Mortgage Coach

    Find out which of these two online mortgage planning and presentation services, Mortgage Lens or Mortgage Coach, is better ...
  48. Mortgage Deals: Quicken Loans vs. SunTrust

    Discover whether Quicken Loans or SunTrust offers the better mortgage deal, and learn the difference between two popular ...
  49. Why Building a House Is So Expensive

    Building a house can be very costly, so it’s best to understand all the factors that go into the equation before proceeding. ...
  50. What's The Difference Between Overdraft And Cash Credit?

    Overdraft and cash credit are forms of borrowing. With both, the lending institution lets the borrower withdraw funds she ...
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