Affordable homes and low mortgage interest rates have many consumers wondering if now is the time to buy a home. Experts Ilyce Glink, Steve Cook and Amy Crews Cutts explain how mortgage rates, home prices and credit availability are impacting today’s real estate market—and what it all means for you.
Summer is the perfect time for barbecues, pool parties and outdoor get-togethers with family and friends. Unfortunately, if you’re not properly insured, an injury on your property could be the end of your summer fun. Learn when and why you may want to consider updating your homeowners insurance policy.
If you’re on Medicare or know someone who is, you’ve likely heard about the risks of Medicare fraud and medical identity theft. Learn how to prevent your information from falling into the wrong hands, and what steps to take if you suspect Medicare fraud has been committed.
It can be hard to save money, especially when you’re constantly pressured by family, friends and co-workers to spend. Mechel Glass, Vice President of Community Outreach for CredAbility, shares her tips on staying strong and sticking to your budget.
The choice seems simple. However, the way you choose to pay can impact your credit score, credit report and even your identity—for years to come. Steve Repak explains the pros and cons of debit and credit cards.
As parents, we want our children to be successful and happy in life, but teaching them financial independence often gets put on the back burner. Many parents wait until their children are graduating from high school or leaving for college to begin talking about money…