Real Estate

February 6, 2014

13.1 Million Americans Hit By Identity Theft in 2013

Identity theft is on the rise again, according to Javelin Strategy and Research. The firm, which does an annual survey of identity theft victims, estimates that […]
February 4, 2014

10 Characteristics of Debt-Free People

Whether you’ve resolved to get debt-free in 2014 or you have a long way to go, it’s good to be inspired. Look at people you know […]
January 30, 2014

'MyRA' Retirement Plan Unveiled

Financial planners all say: The sooner you start saving, the better off you’ll be in retirement.  But that advice often goes unheeded by young workers focused […]
January 27, 2014

The Cure for Your Holiday Spending Hangover

January can be a month of regrets. By the time the New Year rolls around, we begin to realize that, over the holidays, we ate too […]
January 24, 2014

Credit Card Debt Grows Among Those With Poor Credit

Consumers with low credit scores account for an increasingly large chunk of the nation’s credit card debt, with subprime borrowers carrying more than three times the […]
January 23, 2014

'Tis the (Tax) Season: 8 Ways to Avoid an Audit

Wouldn’t it be nice if the IRS released its secret formula for how it selects individual tax returns for audit? That way, we’d do everything we […]
January 22, 2014

A Change is Gonna Come: New Mortgage Rules for 2014

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) thinks it can stave off a future housing crisis with new regulations. Starting Jan. 10, a bevy of new rules […]
January 21, 2014

2014 Predictions: Mortgage and Real Estate

In December, the New York Times ran a great article about what Americans can expect in the upcoming year when it comes to mortgages and home […]