If thinking about an adjustable rate mortgage, consider the risks

Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images As interest rates tick upward, it may be tempting for homebuyers to explore adjustable rate mortgages. The appeal of an ARM, as it’s called, can be the lower initial interest rate compared to a traditional 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. However, that rate can change down the road – … Read more

How Americans can cut costs and save amid the pain of record inflation

People wear face masks outside a supermarket on the Upper West Side in New York City. Noam Galai | Getty Images Government data shows that inflation has broken another 40-year plus record. And even Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen predicted higher prices could be with us for the rest of this year. “We’re likely to see … Read more

65% of women would buy a home before marrying. These tips can help

Anna Mascall pictured in front of the house in Easton, Pa., She recently purchased. “To be able to say I own a home, I did like the American dream,” she said. Courtesy: Anna Lee Mascall After several years of renting, Anna Mascall, 30, decided she wanted to buy her own home. Then the Covid-19 pandemic … Read more