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Personal Finance 2021-03-04T11:00:00Z
Mortgage rates today

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: March 4, 2021 | Rates decline

Most mortgage and refinance rates are down today compared to last Thursday. You might want to lock in a low rate now.
Personal Finance 2021-03-03T16:24:36Z
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Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Hawaii

Homes are expensive in Hawaii, but you may be able to lock in a low interest rate and qualify for tax credits from the state government.
Personal Finance 2021-03-03T16:07:23Z
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Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Georgia

To get the best mortgage rate in Georgia, focus on increasing your credit score and choosing the right type of loan.
Personal Finance 2021-03-03T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: March 3, 2021 | Rates fluctuate

Mortgage and refinance rates are mixed since last Wednesday, but remain at striking lows. You may want to secure a low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-03-02T17:14:09Z

7 steps to refinancing your mortgage, from establishing financial goals to closing on your new loan

You don't need to refinance your mortgage with the same lender who gave you the initial loan. Shop around for the best rates and lowest fees.
Personal Finance 2021-03-02T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: March 2, 2021 | Rates increase

Mortgage and refinance rates have ticked up across the board since last Tuesday. Still, you can secure an all-time low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-03-01T22:24:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Florida

Mortgage rates are low right now, and the Florida state government offers even lower rates to military service members and veterans.
Personal Finance 2021-03-01T22:15:01Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Delaware

Mortgage rates are low right now, and the Delaware state government offers even lower rates to first-time homebuyers who are eligible.
Personal Finance 2021-03-01T20:08:44Z

The best mortgage refinance lenders of March 2021

Make sure you choose a mortgage refinance lender who lets you refinance into the type of loan you're looking for, like an FHA or VA loan.
Personal Finance 2021-03-01T20:06:46Z

The best mortgage lenders of March 2021

The best mortgage lenders should be affordable and offer a variety of mortgage types, including conventional, FHA, USDA, and VA loans.
Personal Finance 2021-03-01T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: March 1, 2021 | Rates up

Today, mortgage and refinance rates are up since last week. Still, you have a great opportunity to lock in a low rate now.
Personal Finance 2021-02-28T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 28, 2021 | Rates increase

Mortgage and refinance rates have gone up today, though they remain at all-time lows currently. You could lock in a low rate now.
Personal Finance 2021-02-27T13:10:00Z

Quicken Loans review: Strong online mortgage lender with a variety of term lengths

Quicken Loans offers mortgages with terms as short as eight years. You can also choose from a conventional, FHA, or VA mortgage.
Personal Finance 2021-02-27T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 27, 2021 | Rates waver

Mortgage and refinance rates are mixed since last Saturday. You can lock in a low rate on a fixed mortgage today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-26T15:06:03Z

Rocket Mortgage review: Online lender with high customer ratings, but you'll need a solid credit score

Rocket Mortgage is a good option if you need a conforming, jumbo, FHA, or VA mortgage. You will need to show your credit score when you apply.
Personal Finance 2021-02-26T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 26, 2021 | Rates go up

Mortgage and refinance rates have increased since last Friday. At the same time, today could be a good day to secure an all-time low rate.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T22:22:03Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Connecticut

Home values in Connecticut have increased by over 10% since last year. You can still lock in a low mortgage or refinance rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T21:57:58Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Colorado

Mortgage rates are low right now, and Colorado offers state-specific financial assistance for closing costs and down payments.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T21:57:41Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in California

You'll pay less on a fixed-rate mortgage in California than on an adjustable-rate mortgage.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T21:30:25Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Arkansas

Homes are more affordable in Arkansas than in other parts of the US, and you can lock in a low rate for the entire life of your mortgage.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T21:29:27Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Arizona

See fixed and adjustable mortgage rates in Arizona, and consider applying for financial assistance from the Arizona Industrial Development Authority.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T21:27:36Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Alaska

Mortgage rates are low overall, and the Alaska state government offers mortgages with discounted interest rates.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T20:16:01Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates in Alabama

You can lock in a low mortgage rate in Alabama if your finances are in a good place and you choose the best type of loan for your needs.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T16:48:27Z

What it means to refinance your mortgage

Refinancing a mortgage means replacing your original home loan with a new one. The new mortgage has a different interest rate and terms.
Personal Finance 2021-02-25T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 25, 2021 | Rates waver

Mortgage and refinance rates are mixed since last Thursday. However, you still have time to secure a historically low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-24T19:51:59Z

Coronavirus relief programs in Florida, from rent relief to financial counseling

If you're from Florida and are struggling to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic, we've compiled a list of resources available to you.
Personal Finance 2021-02-24T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 24, 2021 | Rates rise

Mortgage and refinance rates have increased overall since last Wednesday, but they remain at all-time lows today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-23T19:42:51Z

An FHA loan is backed by the government, and it's easier to get than a conventional mortgage

FHA loans are easier to qualify for than conventional mortgages, with no income restrictions. But make sure you're comfortable with the guidelines.
Personal Finance 2021-02-23T16:47:29Z

Coronavirus relief programs in California, from food assistance to healthcare coverage

If you're a Californian who is experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, you have resources available to help you.
Personal Finance 2021-02-23T16:21:22Z

5 ways to build equity in your home

To build equity in a home, you can pay down your mortgage more aggressively or find ways to increase the home's value.
Personal Finance 2021-02-23T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 23, 2021 | Rates increase

Mortgage and refinance rates have ticked up since last Tuesday, but you can still get a good deal on a mortgage or refinance today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-22T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 22, 2021 | Rates tick up

Mortgage and refinance rates have increased today compared to last week. However, rates remain at significant lows.
Personal Finance 2021-02-21T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 21, 2021 | Rates increase

Mortgage and refinance rates have gone up today, though they still are at striking lows. You may want to take this opportunity to secure a low rate.
Personal Finance 2021-02-20T14:45:00Z

How to choose between the 6 types of mortgage refinance programs

If you don't qualify for a rate-and-term refinance, you have several other types of mortgage refinancing to choose from.
Personal Finance 2021-02-20T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 20, 2021 | Rates up

Mortgage and refinance rates have mostly gone up since last week, though you can still secure a low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-19T19:26:29Z

I used to think paying off all my debt was the key to retiring early, but the pandemic showed me a smarter way

Before the pandemic hit, the author and her husband were focused on reaching debt freedom. Now, they're investing as much as possible.
Personal Finance 2021-02-19T18:11:02Z

6 money rules I followed to pay off my mortgage more than 15 years early

By cutting her mortgage costs but keeping her payment the same and embracing a 'good enough' mentality with items, she was able to reach her goal.
Personal Finance 2021-02-19T17:31:56Z

A rate-and-term refinance gives you a new mortgage with a different interest rate

A rate-and-term refinance lets you lock in a new mortgage interest rate, monthly payments, and term length.
Personal Finance 2021-02-19T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 19, 2021 | Rates soar

Rates have increased significantly compared to last week, but you can still secure a historically low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-18T19:24:21Z

Today's 30-year mortgage rates: February 18, 2021

The 30-year mortgage rates are low, and you can secure a great rate with a big down payment, high credit score, and low debt-to-income ratio.
Personal Finance 2021-02-18T19:21:57Z

Today's 15-year mortgage rates: February 18, 2021

The 15-year fixed mortgage rates are lower than what you'll pay on longer terms — but your monthly payments will be higher.
Personal Finance 2021-02-18T15:33:27Z

Fannie Mae's HIRO program helps you refinance, even if you're underwater on your mortgage

The Fannie Mae HIRO program lets you refinance your mortgage with a high loan-to-value ratio. You could lock in a lower rate and/or monthly payments.
Personal Finance 2021-02-18T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 18, 2021 | Rates rise

Mortgage rates are on the upswing today, but they remain at all-time lows. It could be a good time to lock in a low rate.
Personal Finance 2021-02-17T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 17, 2021 | Rates go up

Mortgage and refinance rates have gone up since last week. You can still lock in a low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-16T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 16, 2021 | Rates stay flat

Mortgage and refinance rates are at historic lows today, so it could be the time to lock in a great deal.
Personal Finance 2021-02-15T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 15, 2021 | Rates drop

Mortgage and refinance rates have fallen since last Monday, and you may want to lock in a low rate today.
Personal Finance 2021-02-14T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 14, 2021 | Rates down

Overall, mortgage and refinance rates are down since last Sunday. Today could be your opportunity to lock in a great rate.
Personal Finance 2021-02-13T14:45:00Z

The Freddie Mac Enhanced Relief Refinance program may help refinance your mortgage, even if you wouldn't qualify elsewhere

You can refinance your conventional mortgage through the FMERR program if you have less than 3% equity in your home.
Personal Finance 2021-02-13T11:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: February 13, 2021 | Rates sink

Mortgage and refinance rates have dropped across the board today. You may want to secure a low rate while you can.
Personal Finance 2021-02-12T17:15:36Z

Coronavirus relief programs in New York, from unemployment to rent relief

There are many opportunities available for New Yorkers grappling with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, including food banks and rent relief.
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