I have recently been shopping around to see if I could get my home refinanced. I purchased in Oct 2007 for $200,000 - 30 year fixed at 5.99% I called my lender, and they were willing to refinance @ 4 ...
I've seen 'debt consolidation' advised for people who have a lot of debt (from different credit cards, etc). What does that involve, exactly, and why is it a good idea? Say I have: -$1000 at 5% from ...
I have a friend that has five credit cards of debt. A couple of the cards have high interest rates (20-25%). The rest are 15% and below. The total debt combined of all five cards is ~$10k. How ...