Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

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

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

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

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

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

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 · Bankrate.com

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

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

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