The average rate for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage remained flat at 4.22 percent since last week, while the purchase application volume increased 6.4 percent and the refinance application climbed 4.4 percent over the same period.
You'll save money by making your own salsa, especially if you can pull the vegetables from your own garden.
A bill introduced last week would give wealthy foreigners the right to live in the US in exchange for a $500,000 home purchase. The proposal comes at the same time the nation is actively closing its doors to foreigners who aren’t wealthy. Is this what America is all about?
Capital reserves are the money that banks and other financial institutions must keep on hand as a cushion against losses. Regulations to keep those reserves in place will mean more financial security for all of us.
Is the movement merely an extension of a nationwide scare about the possibility of a double dip recession?
The non-seasonally adjusted Composite-10 price index increased 0.24% since July, while the Composite-20 index increased 0.15% over the same period with both measures continuing to decline notably since last year.
Iraq war, now winding down with US troop exit by December, has cost more than $800 billion so far. But ongoing medical treatment, replacement vehicles, etc., will push costs to $4 trillion or more.
One major problem is low interest rates, which mean banks earn little money on the deposits they lend out
From Roth IRA to 401K, different types of retirement plans explained.
A flat tax would be much more regressive than the current income tax. As a result, poor people will pay a larger share of their income than they do at present.
Conservatives are pushing the flat tax as a smokescreen. They’d rather not have anyone talk about the unfairness and fiscal absurdity of the current system.