Some homeowners try to cut costs by listing their homes without a real estate agent, but a seller's agent does valuable work including preparing the home, marketing it, showing it to potential buyers and helping you through the selling process.
The first thing most lenders look at when you want to buy a home is your credit history. If you don’t have credit card debt or take out loans, your credit history might be harder to establish. That could make it tough to find a lender who will work with you. But don’t give up, it’s not impossible.
Your garage isn't the only thing that could use a once-over this time of year. Your investments may be in need of some tidying up as well. Here's how to give them a good spring cleaning.
As chip-enabled cards enter the market, some merchants are reporting fewer fraudulent transactions. Making purchases with the cards is set to speed up, as well.
Coca-Cola unveiled a new look for its soda products Tuesday, marketing varieties like Diet Coke and Coca-Cola as part of a single, unified brand. The change comes as Coca-Cola and Pepsi try to adapt to consumers buying less and less soda.
As a lifestyle, frugality doesn't need to be complicated. Here are the only six rules of frugal living you need to know.
Lawyers representing thousands of diesel Volkswagen owners are asking a judge for repairs and compensation if the government and the company fail to agree on a fix for vehicles designed to circumvent clean-air laws.
You’ve narrowed down the search to find your dream home, and now you’re on the hunt for the best mortgage to put those keys in your hand. One way to do it: Work with a mortgage broker who can shepherd you through the intricate lending process from start to finish.
The 2016 Chevy Cruze achieves a best of 30 mpg city, 42 mpg highway, 35 mpg combined, making good on Chevy's promise that the latest model would achieve at least 40 mpg highway.
Negative marks may stay on your credit report for several years, but it's possible to raise your score by 10-20 points starting this month.
Remember the jitters you felt when you bought your first house? Get ready to feel them again if you’re planning to sell your home. One of the best ways to keep your sale on track and take the pressure off your shoulders is to hire an experienced real estate agent.
Eighty percent of US workers under 30 expect to be worse off in retirement than their parents. But there are plenty of reasons for optimism.
Automakers are starting to promote the benefits of electric cars more aggressively, judging from the tone of a panel discussion at the 2016 SAE World Congress covered by Wards Auto.
You can help your child pay for college by saving (and saving early!), but before you open any accounts, be sure your understand your situation, and your options.
When you negotiate the right starting salary, it starts to pay for itself almost immediately. This is especially important for women.
It might seem as though there’s no relief from high-interest balances, but you can take steps to lower your burden. For homeowners, one of them is to consolidate your debt and lower your monthly bills by refinancing your mortgage.
Is a home repair warranty ever worth the cost? In some scenarios, it can be worth it to have the extra peace of mind.
It's always a good idea to reduce the amount of debt you have. What should you be tackling first?
After four years of steady growth, U.S. plug-in electric car sales were essentially flat last year. However, in other parts of the world, it was a different story.