Settling Credit Card Debt

If you’ve maxed out your credit cards and are getting deeper in debt, chances are you’re feeling overwhelmed. How are you ever going to pay down the debt? Now imagine hearing about a company that promises to reduce – or […]

Automatic Debit Scams

Fraudulent telemarketers have found yet another way to steal your money, this time from your checking account. Consumers across the country are complaining about unauthorized debits (withdrawals) from their checking accounts. Automatic debiting of your checking account can be a […]

Common Home Buying Mistakes

Are you gearing up to buy your first place? Shopping for a home is exciting, exhausting and a little bit scary. In the end, your aim is to end up with a home you love at a price you can […]

Simple Guide to Mortgages

What Is a Mortgage? A mortgage is a transfer of an interest in real estate as security for repayment of a loan. The real estate lien on your property through your bank or financial institution for money borrowed to pay […]

Disputing Credit Card Charges

Have you ever been billed for merchandise you either returned or never received? Has your credit card company ever charged you twice for the same item or failed to credit a payment to your account? While frustrating, these errors can […]

Guide to Mortgage Closing Costs

Finally, a full breakdown of mortgage closing costs that is easy to digest. Say you’ve found the perfect home, have gotten a mortgage pre-approval, and have a good sense of what you’ll be paying in monthly mortgage payments. You also […]