Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 6:05 am
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

Minimum monthly payments on many Americans’ home equity lines of credit are set to spike soon. Here’s how to prepare.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 4:08 pm
By Greg McBride, CFA · Bankrate.com

A couple of quotes jumped out during my weekend reading. The first comes from a front-page article in Saturday’s Wall Street Journal about banks making more loans to consumers and businesses. It closes with a couple that “took out a home equity line of credit this month to help finance the purchase of a 4,000