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    Leasing vs. Buying a Car: Pros and Cons
    When you're looking at leasing vs. buying a car, the one key factor that should drive your decision is money: how much you have and how much you want to spend. Here, we'll offer insights into leasing...Read More
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    Getting a Loan? Ways to Get a Personal Loan
    While the best place to apply for a personal loan may be your bank or credit union, you can also consider an online loan or a 0% APR credit card. While each option comes with plenty of advantages, the...Read More
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    Understanding Reverse Mortgage Interest Rates
    Reverse mortgages were introduced in the early 1960s as a way to help senior citizens access the equity they had built into their homes. In 1987, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development systematized...Read More
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    6 Best Cash Back Credit Cards
    There are many good reasons why reward credit card users will want to forgo airline miles and hotel points, and earn good cash back instead. Some people are never able to realize much value from travel...Read More
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    7 Best Rewards Credit Cards
    BankAmericard Cash Rewards™ Credit Card The BankAmericard Cash Rewards™ Credit Card is another credit card that has no revolving categories and offers a simple cash back rewards program. Cardholders...Read More
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    Second Mortgage: What You Need to Know
    There are many reasons to tap into your home equity. Maybe you're looking to buy another home, or need to avoid paying for PMI? Getting a second mortgage may be the answer, but before you commit, you'll...Read More
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    Mortgage Application: How to Apply For a Mortgage
    If you feel you're ready for home ownership and will need a loan, you'll want to start looking into applying for a mortgage. A mortgage application requires several steps and there are different...Read More
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    Reverse Mortgages for Dummies
    Very few people who sign up for reverse mortgages are dummies. They're mature homeowners, generally with a lifetime of experience and achievements behind them. However, reverse mortgages are a fairly...Read More
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    How to Get a Home Equity Loan
    Home equity financing is about the cheapest money available, because the loans are secured by real estate -- an asset that usually increases in value and is impossible to move. However, mortgage lenders...Read More