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An HELOC, or Home Equity Line of Credit, is kind of a cross between a home equity loan and a credit card. Like a home equity loan, you’ll use the equity in your home as collateral, and like a credit card, you get pre-approved for a certain amount, then take what you need when you need it.
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While the credit crunch has made borrowing for or against your home more difficult, home equity loans and lines of credit remain popular for those with equity. Stacy Johnson explains what these loans do and if you should consider them.
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