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Mortgage Applications Plunge amid Higher Rates Mortgage applications plunged following a jump in mortgage rates, down a steep 9.4 percent, according to data gathered in the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)…

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Financial Tips for First-Time Parents So a baby is on the way? Congratulations! But along with the chaos of, well, everything that is to come, your finances are soon to…

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  ‘Relatively Soon’ Rise for Interest Rates A rise in the key interest rate could come “relatively soon,” Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated on Thursday, heightening the probability the…

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Mortgage Rates Tread above 3.5 Percent Mortgage rates have reached a four-month high, with the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) treading above 3.5 percent for the first time since…

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The 10 Paint Colors Designers Use Most With hundreds of paint colors to choose from, selecting the shades just right for your home can be daunting. Good Housekeeping magazine recently…

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Saving One Thousand Bucks in 6 Steps By Barbara Pronin Whether you’re new to the working world or have been employed without a budget, the first $1,000 you save may…