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What You Might Not Know About Reverse Mortgages as...

Many people have a negative reaction to the term ‘reverse mortgage’. Years ago, they often involved very high fees and were sold to consumers who didn’t really understand what they were buying. Nowadays, there are many laws and regulations governing reverse mortgages that protect consumers and ensure transparency. As a result, reverse mortgages have become […]

Is a Balloon Mortgage Ever a Good Idea?

by Matt Frankel, CFP | Dec. 9, 2020 Image source: Getty Images Although not as popular as they were before the mortgage crisis, a balloon mortgage is still an option for homebuyers. These loans can be tempting, since they tend to come with lower interest rates and monthly payments than traditional mortgage loans. However, there […]

Suze Orman says these are the biggest money no-nos

Suze Orman says these are the biggest money no-nos Best-selling personal finance author and TV personality Suze Orman has been inspiring Americans for decades to make better money moves and avoid serious financial mistakes. She’s been as busy as ever in 2020, providing consumers with advice on how to weather the coronavirus crisis. In times […]