Basic Guides for Mortgage

Understanding mortgage refinance rates

Karen Lawson

You may save money by refinancing, and you may not. Here's how to determine whether you'll come out ahead.

A primer on adjustable-rate mortgage loans

Karen Lawson

Adjustable-rate mortgages can make sense in some situations, but it's critical that borrowers understand how they work.

Reverse mortgage loans: 10 things to consider

Karen Lawson

Reverse mortgages provide access to cash from your home's equity, but it's important to fully understand how these products work before signing up.