Jim Akin

Jim Akin is a freelance writer based in Connecticut, with more than a decade of experience writing about personal credit. His areas of interest and expertise include credit reports, credit scores, and tips for improving personal credit.

Articles by Jim Akin

Should You Get a Home Equity Loan for a Pool?

When you take out a home equity loan for pool financing, you’re essentially taking out a second mortgage. This is a fixed-rate installment loan secured... read more