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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.
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.
Use these five steps to learn how much equity you have in your home.
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The average home equity loan rate falls to its lowest since December 2004.
Here are the average home equity rates from Bankrate’s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.
If a home equity loan is used to pay off other debt, will it preclude borrowing for college?
Before considering another loan to pay debts, it’s best to come up with a financial plan.
Greg McBride talks about home equity loan rates and lines of credit.
Greg McBride discusses home equity loan rates, and why they’re declining.
Fears of rising rates keeping you up at night? Time to build a bigger emergency fund.
Refinancing a home equity loan to a first mortgage will add a lot more in total interest expense.
Credit card debt may trump a home equity loan for a couple planning a home improvement project.