Tag: mortgages

Mortgages

How to Be the Best Mortgage Loan Candidate

July 28, 2020. AAA Staff

Not having to worry about being approved for a mortgage gets you one step closer to your dream home.

Savings

How to Calculate Your Net Worth

May 19, 2019. Robert Yaniz Jr

A quick explainer of how to calculate your net worth and why it’s important to know.

Retirement

Planning for Retirement Needs: 7 Common Myths That Will Wreck Your Retirement Preparation

January 15, 2019. Joanna Cutrara

Learn the truth about when to start planning for retirement, how much to save and more.

Savings

Lending Terms 101: A Lesson in Lending, Loans and Other Financial Topics

January 08, 2019. AAA Staff

A refresher course on lending terms and phrases. Consider sharing with the college students and recent grads in your life – even the ones who think they know it all.

Mortgages

How Reverse Mortgage Lenders Work

November 30, 2018. Joanna Cutrara

Here are the eligibility rules you may not know, plus how to find reverse mortgage lenders and counselors.

Credit Cards

Preparing Your Children for Their First Credit Card

October 20, 2018. Tara Schatz

A credit card can teach kids about spending, saving, budgeting and more. But it is also a big responsibility.

Mortgages

Mortgage vs. Rent: What Works Best for You?

September 13, 2018. Rebecca Melnitsky

We weigh the benefits and consider the insurance costs of each to help you determine which option is best for you.

Mortgages

Can I Rent My House Through a Home-Sharing Service?

August 20, 2018. AAA Staff

Can I rent out my house through a home-sharing service? Many mortgages have occupancy clauses requiring a borrower to maintain a property as a primary home. Violating the clause may trigger severe penalties, like the entire loan becoming due. Also, lenders usually require homeowners insurance, which may prohibit the property from being used as a…

Credit Cards

Tips for Understanding Your Credit Report

August 11, 2018. AAA Staff

You’re entitled to a free copy of your credit report once a year, but what should you expect to see when you check it?

Home

15 Easy Home Decor Staging Tips

June 29, 2018. Dana Laverty

Home decor can go a long way toward selling a home. Here are a few tips to make potential buyers fall in love with your design.