Find out what home equity is and how to use it, plus news, advice and tools on home equity loans and HELOCs.
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Should you get a home equity loan or a home equity line of credit, known as a HELOC?
Should you borrow from your home equity?
Is a home equity line of credit for you?
Do some soul-searching and look at the numbers before you make the big decision.
View current home equity interest rates based on Bankrate.com’s weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts.
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A HELOC can be a great tool for responsible borrowers who need cash.
Rising rates and a new tax law make the decision a little tougher for homeowners.
Tapping home equity can be a smart move, but know what surprises could be lurking.
Pay attention to rising rates and the new tax law if you’re weighing an equity loan.
Knowing the differences among equity loans will help you make the right choice.
You can lock the rate on a portion of your credit line with this hybrid home loan.
HELOC borrowers need a plan for managing their debt as rates creep up.