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?
Has your home’s value risen? That might not be enough to get a loan. Here’s what to know.
HELOCs affect your credit like any other loan, but they’re different when it comes to scoring.
When refinancing your home at a lower interest rate, you can also preserve home equity.
Retirees face challenges in deciding whether to borrow against the value of their homes.
Taking your name off a loan with your ex involves more than an agreement or bankruptcy.
Is your home equity lender making unreasonable demands? It might be time to tip off regulators.
Your home can raise cash in many ways. What’s best: A mortgage, home equity loan or HELOC?
Your fiancee is bringing big student loan debts to the wedding. How much should you help?
Ignoring the payments on a home equity line of credit could trigger a disastrous domino effect.
Here are the average home equity rates from Bankrate’s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.
Before tackling any home improvements, make sure you don’t fall into these costly traps.