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Find out what home equity is and how to use it, plus news, advice and tools on home equity loans and HELOCs.
Borrowing against the equity in your home can be a smart move if you’re careful.
Learn how much equity you have in your home and how much of it you can borrow.
When lenders check your financial situation, these criteria will count the most.
Building equity is a smart financial move, and there are a few ways to do it.
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For some homeowners, it could make sense to refinance with a home equity loan.
Your home isn’t a piggy bank, but there are wise ways to use its equity.
A home equity line of credit, or HELOC, is a good alternative to a home equity loan.
You don’t need to spend a fortune to create a great outdoor space.
Knowing the differences among equity loans will help you make the right choice.
Understand the perks and drawbacks of using home equity to consolidate your debt.
Here’s what to do if you have a HELOC or have considered applying.
Tapping home equity can be a smart move, but know what surprises could be lurking.
Borrowing against your house can pay off, but only if you’re smart about it.