What is a contractor?
The Bankrate.com financial term of the day is: "Contractor"
For big home projects that are far from do-it-yourself jobs, you're going to want to call in a professional. Specifically, you want to call in a contractor. That's the builder or overseer on a large home renovation or the construction of a new home.
When you're ready for a new kitchen, bathroom or patio, or even want to build a whole new home, you need a contractor.
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Fixed mortgage rates were slightly higher this week.
The 30-year fixed mortgage rate rose to 4.51 percent this week.
Mortgage rates pulled back slightly this week.
The benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 4.5 percent.
The benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate inched lower.
Can a couple find common ground when it comes to debt?
Follow this 6-month homeowner countdown so you are ready come closing day.
Pay attention to fees on prepaid cards because in most cases you can avoid them.
Sleep better at night knowing you have extra money tucked away for unplanned expenses.
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