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?
These options will help you turn your home into an income stream.
View current home equity interest rates based on Bankrate.com’s weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts.
Tapping home equity can be a smart move, but know what surprises could be lurking.
When lenders check your financial situation, these criteria will count the most.
Borrowing against your house can pay off, but only if you’re smart about it.
Want to tap your home equity using a fixed-rate loan? See how to find a great deal.
Have equity in your home? It could be collateral for a new loan or line of credit.
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