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Winner or loser: Mortgage shopper

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Thu, 09/17/2009 - 23:00
Rate changes by the Fed can affect consumers' budgets. Here's how the Fed's announcement affects mortgage shoppers and ARM holders.
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Winner or loser: Home equity loans

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Thu, 09/17/2009 - 23:00
Rate changes by the Fed can affect consumers' budgets. Here's how the Fed's announcement affects home equity loans and lines of credit.
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Winner or loser: Auto loans

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Thu, 09/17/2009 - 23:00
Rate changes by the Fed can affect consumers' budgets. Here's how the Fed's announcement affects auto loan rates.
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Winner or loser: Credit cards

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Thu, 09/17/2009 - 23:00
Rate changes by the Fed can affect consumers' budgets. Here's how the Fed's announcement affects credit card interest rates.
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Real Estate Adviser

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Sat, 08/15/2009 - 23:00
The Real Estate Adviser answers questions from Bankrate readers.
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'Lying listings' fool more homebuyers

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Sun, 08/02/2009 - 23:00
"Lying listings" are on the rise as the recession drags on and homesellers become desperate.
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7 tips for selling your home to family

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Sat, 08/01/2009 - 23:00
If you want to sell to kin, here's what you should know to accomplish it quickly and cheaply.
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Debt forgiveness for homeowners?

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/29/2009 - 23:00
Researchers say debt forgiveness is the only way to fix the housing crisis. But will it?
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Interest Rate Roundup

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/29/2009 - 23:00
Here are the latest interest rates and commentary on five common consumer banking products from Bankrate.com's weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts.
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Mortgage rates up a tick

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/29/2009 - 23:00
The 30-year fixed-rate rose to 5.56 percent, according to Bankrate's weekly survey.
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Rate Trend Index -- Mortgages

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/29/2009 - 23:00
Each week, Bankrate.com surveys experts to gauge which way interest rates are headed on mortgages -- a vital tool if you're about to buy a home.
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Monthly mortgage payments beat lump sum

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Sun, 07/26/2009 - 23:00
Making extra monthly mortgage principal payments may be a better plan than a lump-sum approach.
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Forged signature puts kibosh on home sale

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Sat, 07/25/2009 - 23:00
If an agent signs your name to a sales contract, it voids the deal but could also land you in court.
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Math shows benefit of mortgage payoff

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Thu, 07/23/2009 - 23:00
Running the numbers proves a homeowner who plans to sell may benefit from paying off her mortgage.
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Will mortgage assumption solve crisis?

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/22/2009 - 23:00
Having someone take over your existing mortgage is fraught with potential problems.
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Interest Rate Roundup

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/22/2009 - 23:00
Here are the latest interest rates and commentary on five common consumer banking products from Bankrate.com's weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts.
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Mortgage rates down for fourth week

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/22/2009 - 23:00
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 5.55 percent, according to Bankrate's weekly survey.
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Rate Trend Index -- Mortgages

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/22/2009 - 23:00
Each week, Bankrate.com surveys experts to gauge which way interest rates are headed on mortgages -- a vital tool if you're about to buy a home.
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Mortgage fix may hurt your credit score

Bankrate Mortgage Headlines - Wed, 07/22/2009 - 23:00
Mortgage solutions such as foreclosures and short sales can significantly damage credit scores.
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Another jobless recovery?

Bankrate Fed Outlook - Tue, 07/21/2009 - 23:00
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's appearance before the House Financial Services Committee yesterday lacked any unexpected revelations. One point in his prepared remarks did catch my attention, however.
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