A guide to good and bad debt

In previous articles, I've used the terms “good debt” and “bad debt,” and the latter term no doubt seemed like an oxymoron to some. Getting into debt is considered a cardinal sin for many who give advice in the world of personal finance.…

Experts urge avoiding payday loans

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - As we see the highest inflation in four decades, you're trying to stretch your budgets, but financial experts are encouraging any option to help pay the bills except a payday loan.A payday loan might sound great…

Will mortgage rates go up in July?

The mercury in your thermometer is rising and mortgage rates are also rising, creating an uncomfortably hot and sticky situation for potential buyers.Currently, the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate is approaching 6%. That's a big jump…

New mortgage program boosts Ho

Buyers can compete with all-cash deals, then get a mortgage with lower wholesale rates, fees and out-of-pocket expenses ANN ARBOUR, Mich., May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent loan originators, a popular choice among homebuyers due…