“Home values always rise” and other misconceptions that can lead you to make expensive mistakes in purchasing real estate.
Credit & Debt
This week: Why you can’t afford not to travel, manners mistakes that may improve your social connections, why younger people won’t have to work until they’re 70, decluttering kids’ closets and traps that threaten your financial peace.
Some 26 million Americans lack a credit file, which has an impact that goes beyond difficulty accessing loans. Here’s the problem.
Don’t pay for protection without first stopping to think. Many of these products prey on our fears and offer little value.
Just how companies decide how much credit to issue is complex, but here are the factors you can control, and why it matters
New research looks at the way different types of debt affect people’s outlook.
Fraudsters have some savvy techniques to try and get you to turn over the three- or four-digit security pin code on the back of your credit card.