Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, February 16, 2015 7:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

You don’t need a sprinkling of fairy dust — just a lot of cash — to bring home some Disney history.

Thursday, May 22, 2014 3:36 pm
By Judy Martel ·

It’s slow going in the housing market, but sales are trending upward.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 2:30 pm
By Kemberley Washington ·

Here are a few tips to help you build a wardrobe on any budget.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 4:32 pm
By Judy Martel ·

Frigid weather is a stop sign for buyers, but the housing recovery is still on track.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 6:03 pm
By Judy Martel ·

Homeowners with second mortgages are encountering a roadblock to a short sale.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 10:21 am
By Judy Martel ·

As mortgage servicer Fannie Mae begins unloading foreclosed properties, Wall Street investors are preparing to buy in bulk. Private equity investors, hedge funds and broker-dealers are interested in purchasing pools of properties that include anywhere from 572 homes in the Atlanta area to 99 in Chicago, the Wall Street Journal reports. In all, 2,500 homes