We provide basic guidelines to help you accumulate funds for a short-term goal, such as a wedding or a down payment on a home.
Mortgage refinancing applications surged in the second week of March 2020, jumping by 79%— the largest weekly increase since November 2008. As a result, the Mortgage Bankers Association nearly doubled its 2020 refinance originations forecast to $1.2 trillion, the strongest refinance volume since 2012.1 Low mortgage interest rates have prompted many homeowners to think about…
The “Money Talks” financial experts delve into a case study of a couple looking to create more liquidity in their plan to delay tapping their retirement funds. Refinancing their home might just do the trick.
There are 26 states where laws generally hold children financially responsible for certain debts of their parents.
The “Money Talks” experts take a look at a unique situation where an investor is considering modifying his substantially equal periodic payment plan. They look at the rules behind the only allowed change and why he may not want to make the modification.
The financial Experts look at a common client situation where each spouse has different dreams about what retirement looks like. They discuss how important it is to have the retirement discussion early on when you’re in the saving phase.
In June, the National Bureau of Economic Research announced the U.S. is officially in a recession. It’s important to take steps now to prepare and protect your finances.