How Does a Joint Credit Card Account Affect My Credit?
If you're considering setting up a joint credit card account, it's important to understand how it will affect your credit and to weigh the pros and cons.
3 Benefits to Sharing Your Living Space
Whether you're looking to build community, save money or make chores a little easier, sharing an apartment offers plenty of pluses.
What Homebuyers Can Expect with an Appraisal — and What to Do If It's Below Your Offer Price
Buying a home is one of the most important financial investments you'll make, and getting a professional evaluation of its condition and value before you finalize the purchase is critical.
Should Inflation Change Your Homebuying Plans?
Inflation has reached a 40-year high. What does that mean for you as you consider whether or not to buy a home in 2022?
Breathing New Life into Old: Buying Fixer-Upper and Distressed Homes
Purchasing a fixer-upper or distressed home can be a smart financial investment, while also providing you with a place to call your own.
What to Do If Your Apartment Has a Rodent Problem
Learn what you can do to help prevent rodents from becoming roommates in your apartment during the cold winter months.
How Down Payment Assistance Programs Can Help You Into Your First Home
Down payment assistance programs can help you secure the funds you need to buy a home.
Are You Mortgage Ready? A Look at Gen X, Millennials and Gen Z
Examine the opportunities and barriers to being financially prepared for a mortgage, and learn what you can do to get mortgage ready.
The Essential Guide to Creating a Homebuying Budget
Prepare financially to own a home by understanding the costs of buying, owning and maintaining your home and how to budget accordingly.
Getting Started in a New Apartment in a New City
We've put together some tips to help you settle into your new apartment and explore your new city.
How Much Home Can I Afford?
We're breaking down the factors that help determine how much home you can afford, which is an estimate you'll need to make before you begin house hunting.