Plain-and-simple home equity loans, with the security of a locked-in interest rate that never changes, are yesterday’s news. But as the economy improves and interest rates rebound, you may have to go throwback if you want to access some of your home's value.
One of the best ways to painlessly meet your long-term financial goals is to set up an automatic system that distributes your paycheck where it needs to go, toward bills, savings accounts, and emergency funds.
The best way to avoid paying a higher insurance premium over a speeding ticket is to keep the ticket off your driving record. You can do this by contesting it, or by taking several other measures in court to kill it.
General Motors, Toyota, and Volvo are among the carmakers who told a House committee that granting exemptions for self-driving cars to test on public roadways could help them and tech firms speed development.
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Brooke Wang, of Plano, Texas, open carries a rifle while joining a very small group of counter protesters, as hundreds rally nearby in support of immigrant and refugee communities in downtown Dallas on Saturday.
With this new model, companies use social technology to allow people to pool their premiums. The pool is tapped into when someone in the circle files a claim. The entire pool of customers can benefit if claims fall short of the revenue in premiums.
Financial advisors often recommend clients build an emergency fund and use it only in true emergencies. But what about when you spend hundreds of dollars each month to pay down high-interest debt – is that an emergency?