The right way to keep away from borrower regret when mortgage charges drop

Think about you have utilized for a five-year fixed-rate mortgage. Then, earlier than you shut, the lender drops its greatest five-year constant rate of interest. You’d anticipate that new decrease … Read More

The Fed dropped interest rates to 0% — what that means for your credit cards and bank accounts

The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut interest rates to zero isn’t good news for savers — or spenders. The Fed said Sunday that it was cutting its benchmark federal funds … Read More

Is the Mortgage Interest Deduction Worth It?

Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto William G. Gale’s “Chipping Away at the Mortgage Deduction” (op-ed, April 10) misses the whole point of income taxes. A federal income tax should be fair and … Read More