Roxanna DeBenedetto

Roxanna is a freelancer writer covering business, mortgages, credit and debt for financial and consumer publications.

Articles by Roxanna DeBenedetto

Can You Refinance a Reverse Mortgage and Is It a Smart Move?

Many older homeowners have built up significant wealth in their homes from years of steady mortgage payments. But in retirement, living expenses can squeeze a... read more

What Is an Age-Restricted Community?

If you are nearing retirement age, you may be thinking about what the next chapter of your life will look like — and where it... read more

Idaho First-Time Homebuyer Programs

It can be overwhelming to consider everything that comes along with taking the path to first-time homeownership. Along with the house hunting, there’s a lot... read more

Oklahoma First-Time Homebuyer Programs

As a first-time homebuyer, it can be overwhelming to navigate the path to owning your new home. You probably qualify for some kind of assistance... read more

Hawaii First-Time Homebuyer Programs

It can be overwhelming to navigate the process of buying your first home in Hawaii. Not only is it complicated, but the upfront costs can... read more