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06
Jul
How to Pay for a New Roof: Financing Options to Consider

There are many affordable ways to fix or replace your roof including home equity loans, personal loans, and financing from roofing companies.

Posted in: Home Equity, Insurance, Personal Loans,
06
Jul
Home Equity: What it is and How You Can Use it

Home equity is the part of your home you actually own as determined by market value minus existing liens on the property, including a mortgage or home equity line of credit. Tapping into your home equity to pay off debt or finance home improvements makes sense in some situations.

Posted in: Home Equity,
06
Jul
Upstart Loans Review

Upstart personal loans come with competitive interest rates, and you have a choice of repayment timelines. Unfortunately, you may have to pay a big origination fee.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
06
Jul
Home Improvement Loans to Build an Addition to Your House

Building an addition to your home can create value, but can also cost thousands of dollars. If you need financing for an addition, personal loans and home equity loans can be worthwhile options.

Posted in: Home Equity, Personal Loans,
06
Jul
Financing Options to Cover the Costs of Finishing a Basement

A basement remodel is a smart step toward increasing the value of a home and homeowners have several options to help cover the costs of finishing a basement.

Posted in: Personal Loan Uses (3), Personal Loans,
06
Jul
Home Equity Loan and HELOC Requirements

Homeowners who have been thinking about borrowing against the equity in their homes can use a home equity loan or home equity line of credit (HELOC) to do so. With a home equity loan, borrowers receive a lump sum loan amount that they repay over a predetermined term length. With a HELOC, borrowers have the option of taking a lump-sum payment [

Posted in: Home Equity,
06
Jul
Ladder Life Insurance Review

Ladder is a new company that offers term life insurance in a completely online environment. If you’re looking for a simple, straightforward term life policy, Ladder could be a good option.

Posted in: Insurance, Life Insurance,
06
Jul
How to Take Out Medical Loans

There are a wide range of medical loans available to cover healthcare expenses. Find out how you can take out a medical loan.

Posted in: Personal Loan Uses (1), Personal Loans,
06
Jul
How to Cancel Whole Life Insurance

If you cancel a whole life insurance policy when you haven't had it for very long, you face surrender fees and may not get any of your policy's cash value. If you've been covered for longer, you have options that may allow you to take the cash value, keep the death benefit, or both.

Posted in: Insurance,