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Giving up on the California Dream finally freed her to pursue a more meaningful one: homeownership — in another state.
The author lost his father to prostate cancer in 2020 and helped his mother go through the process of collecting his life insurance payouts.
I bought a life insurance policy for my daughter when she was born, but I've found a better way to spend that $540 a year
Instead of keeping the whole life insurance policy, she's investing the cost of the policy in a brokerage account for her daughter.
Your mortgage's closing costs depend largely on the state where you're buying a home, and if you have to pay property taxes up front.
The minimum credit score, down payment, and debt levels you need to qualify for each type of mortgage
Qualifying for a mortgage varies by the type of loan you want, but generally requires a certain credit score, debt-to-income ratio, and down payment.
Think about how much you can afford to spend each month, and how much a lender would realistically give you for a mortgage.
If you are terminally ill, you can sell your life insurance using a viatical settlement. Otherwise, you sell it via a life insurance settlement.
When life threw Devale Ellis a curveball with an injury that ended his NFL career, he and his wife developed a financial plan to fit their new life.
Homeowners insurance usually reimburses the cost to relocate if your home is damaged, but you should always check first
If your home or rental is unlivable after damage that's covered by homeowners insurance, you should also be covered for relocation through your policy.
How former NFL player Devale Ellis and his wife Khadeen turned a career change into a wealth-building opportunity
Seeing that cash value permanent life insurance can build wealth for multiple generations was a teachable moment in the Ellis family.
Why a financial educator says building wealth in the Black community should be a multi-generational conversation
Building wealth in the Black community requires unlearning myths about money, and a plan to create, build, grow, and expand over four generations
Whether you're making $50,000 or $50 million, financial planners say the basics of life insurance are the same
Whether you're working class or a millionaire, life insurance with a cash value that builds wealth should be a part of your financial plan.
If your home has mold that's related to covered water damage, your homeowners insurance will cover it.
As a homeowner, you're responsible for any utility and sewer lines that connect to the home. Insurance has limited coverage unless you add a rider.
Why online insurance comparison tools aren't always the best option, even though they're quick and easy
Sites like The Zebra let you compare insurance quotes. They're best for car or renters insurance, but not for life and homeowners insurance.
How an unusual graduation gift helped one mother teach her daughter the importance of building wealth
Ebony Ruffin credits her mother for modeling financial responsibility. She learned about building wealth through a graduation gift of life insurance.
For Texas homeowners and renters, coverage depends on whether damage originated as a result of the freeze or the power outage.
Homeowners insurance usually covers pipe bursts and plumbing leaks, but not if you neglect proper maintenance
Plumbing and pipe leaks are usually covered by homeowners insurance unless it's due to lack of maintenance.
Water damage is covered under renters insurance, but only if it's related to a covered event in your policy.