News Archive

Home > Personal Finance News

Personal Finance News 06/2015



The 10 best and worst cities to find a job in Britain
London, UK · HOME · News · Election · Sport · Comment · Finance · Travel · Entertainment · Life & Style · Pics · Vids · Personal Finance · City & Business · The Crusader · Home · Finance · Personal Finance; The 10 best and worst cities to find a job in ...

Current Mortgage Rates for Monday, June 1, 2015
The opposite is also true, which makes it very difficult to predict with any degree of certainty what this week may hold. If I were averse to risk at all, and was in the process of getting a mortgage but had not yet locked my mortgage rate, I'd likely ...

Submitted Houston Community Newspapers
A successful job search goes well beyond snagging the title and the paycheck. From the day you start looking until the day you're hired, there are strategic and financial issues to consider that may be more valuable to you in the long run. To start ...

38 Virginia high schools on Personal Finance Top 100 list
Thirty-eight of the nation's 100 best high schools for personal finance instruction are in Virginia, according to Working in Support of Education (W!se), a New York-based non-profit group that promotes financial literacy education. Of those, nine of ...

DirectMoney Personal Loan Fund PDS released
Investors in lender DirectMoney's new Personal Loan Fund will pay more than three per cent a year in investment management and fund administration fees, and will have to wait three years to get all their money back when they redeem. DirectMoney has ...

Should I Use a Personal Loan to Pay off My Student Debt?
A personal loan can be a quick way to pay off your financial expenses under new, hopefully more favorable conditions. The loan has a set term and fixed payment throughout the life of the loan. Personal loans typically do not have any prepayment ...

Should I Use a Personal Loan to Pay off My Student Debt?
With large student debts, many graduates are seeking new ways to pay off their student loans. An emerging option is the use of small personal loans to pay off and save on high-interest loans. A personal loan can be a quick way to pay off your financial ...

Highlights of Democratic Connecticut budget proposal
... — Authorizes the Connecticut Lottery Corporation to offer gambling game keno to existing vendors and new ones, including bars and restaurants. — Caps the local property tax rate on vehicles. — Reduces the property tax credit against the personal ...

Last-minute budget changes made amid corporate concerns
HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut lawmakers made last-minute changes Monday night to a proposed two-year, $40 billion Democratic budget that had prompted several major employers to sharply criticize proposed tax increases, with two raising the ...

More older Americans are being buried by housing debt
In this May 11, 2015 photo, Saundra Karp hugs her husband, Al, after a rehearsal at their home in North Miami Beach, Fla. The Karps, along with their son, Larry, perform old standards locally as the Karp Family band to ease stress and help raise money ...

LendingTree Adds Ascend Consumer Finance to its Personal Loan Network
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has expanded its personal loan lender network to include emerging innovator Ascend Consumer Finance. Ascend's proprietary Adaptive Risk ...

LendingTree Adds Ascend Consumer Finance to its Personal Loan Network
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has expanded its personal loan lender network to include emerging innovator Ascend Consumer Finance. Ascend's proprietary Adaptive Risk ...

Smart financial gift ideas for graduates
To help them build a solid financial foundation for the future, consider giving them a book about personal finance. "The sooner they learn how money works, the more successful they will be in life." • Invest in a Roth IRA for them, says Ronya Corey, ...

Qapital is the First-Ever Personal Finance App with IFTTT Compatibility
"Qapital is the first banking app to approach personal finance from a lifestyle perspective," says CEO and co-founder George Friedman. "IFTTT is a fantastic compliment to our present gamified savings offerings, which allow users to save money according ...

25 best personal finance books for your summer reading list
While you relax in the sun by the pool this summer, make the most of your free time by checking out 25 of the hottest, newest and best-selling personal finance books. Learn how to catapult yourself to success and better manage your funds so you can ...

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Unchanged; Current Rate is 3.78%, According to ...
30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Unchanged; Current Rate is 3.78%, According to ...

Schools recognized for personal finance achievement
The class of 2015 is the first in Virginia to be required to take a personal finance class during their high school career. Although required by every school, some have done it better and offered more, according to the Department of Education. Three ...

IG: IRS failed to upgrade security ahead of cyberattack
FILE - In this April 15, 2015 file photo, Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The IRS has failed to implement dozens of security upgrades to combat cyberattacks, leaving the agency's ...

Market update June 2, 2015: home price indices, mortgage rates
Zillow Mortgages reported: The 30-year fixed mortgage rate is 3.78 percent, down one point from last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate was 3.74 percent for most of the week before rising today to its current 3.78 percent rate. The 15-year fixed ...

Why personal loan for vacation may not be a good idea
Customers in India take personal loan when they need funds to pay high interest Credit Card dues, emergencies like hospital expense, marriage, home renovation and also for vacations. While on paper there is nothing wrong in taking a loan for vacation ...

How One Couple Climbed Out Of Debt And Became Millionaires In Their 30s
... him graduate in the green, without any student debt. (His wife was the one with loans.) It was also during college that he started to learn more about investing. Over the years he has read some 80 personal finance and investing books that line his ...

MMCTV to Air New Show on Personal Finance with Host Brian Kuhn CFP®
FULTON, Md., June 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MMC TV based in Montgomery County Maryland has begun airing "Your Future Your Finances." The host will be CFP Brian Kuhn of Planning Solutions Group. The show will bring together multiple guests per ...

FICO Defends Credit Score Model
If you have a mortgage, auto loan, student loan, personal loan, secured card or credit card, both positive and negative information will be reported to the credit reporting agencies. That means your score will benefit from on-time payments, and will be ...

Personal Finance: 5 exotic places to visit for $10 a day or less
When you combine all of the expenses that go into travel, like airfare, hotels, food, sightseeing and more, the idea of picking up and exploring different corners of the world can seem too expensive for the budget-conscious adventurer. The good news is ...

Are you a cheapskate?
Frugality involves saving money through simple living, self-control, and smart buying. By contrast, cheapskates save money at the expense of others; skimping on gifts, ducking out of their round at the bar, pinching office supplies. The personal ...

Credit cards can aid in record-keeping
QUESTION: Are gas credit cards a good thing for someone who drives over 1,000 miles a week for my job? ANSWER: Whether or not it's a good or bad thing is difficult to say. If you feel that because you are charging the gas you are less inclined to look ...

Current Mortgage Rates Roundup for June 3, 2015
Moving on to the latest mortgage rate quotes at some of the major U.S. lenders, at Quicken Loans the standard 30-year fixed refinance loan is currently published at a rate of 4.125%. The financial institution's 15-year fixed home refinance mortgage is ...

Should you delay retirement?
If you're fortunate enough to look forward to a company or state pension, retiring as soon as possible and collecting the benefit may tempt you, or you might want to collect Social Security benefits at the minimum age of 62. Before launching your ...

International Personal Finance Plc Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital (IPF)
International Personal Finance Plc logo International Personal Finance Plc (LON:IPF)'s stock had its “sell” rating restated by Liberum Capital in a research note issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 358 ($5.47) price target on the stock ...

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Return to 2015 High Point
NEW YORK, June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates were on the rise, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate returning to the 2015 peak of 4.03 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an ...

A Complete Guide to Refinancing Your Home Mortgage
... past few weeks, they are still at historic lows. The average rate for a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage was 3.87 percent in the last week, and the average rate for a 15-year mortgage was 3.11 percent, according to the Freddie Mac weekly mortgage rate ...

A critical difference between the US housing market today and during the bubble
When rates are falling, the borrower wins as their mortgage rate falls. Ironically, the Greenspan-led Fed hiked rates for two years not long after Greenspan touted ARMs, and homeowners went into delinquency and default as the cost of their ARMs just ...

30-year-mortgage rate remains highest since late 2014
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage remained at 3.87% in the week that ended June 4, matching the prior week's reading, which was the highest since the end of 2014, according to a Thursday report from ...

Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates remain near 2015 high
Average fixed mortgage rates remained near their highest level of the year before bond yields began moving even higher Wednesday afternoon, according to Freddie Mac. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.87% with an average 0.6 point for the ...

Former Imperial chief to head Sanlam Personal Finance
JOHANNESBURG – The former CEO of Imperial Holdings, Hubert Brody will become chief executive of Sanlam Personal Finance from July 1, the Sanlam Limited board announced on Thursday. Sanlam Personal Finance contributed 42% to group normalised ...

Top fixed mortgage rate stable
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates were flat to slightly lower this week, remaining near their highest levels so far this year. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was ...

Should You Take Out A Pre-Approved Loan?
If you're in the market for a credit card or personal loan, do the searching on your own. You can compare credit card offers online and find up-to-date lists of the best cards to fit your needs (for specific tips on card shopping, see 7 Factors For ...

Level up your savings with personal finance app
Level up your savings with personal finance app. Level Money allows you to track you incomes, bills and savings to tell you how much spending money you have each month. Buy this photo · Level up your savings with personal finance app. Provided ...

WHAT'S APPENING: Level up your savings with personal finance app
Level Money allows you to track you incomes, bills and savings to tell you how much spending money you have each month. Buy this photo · Level up your savings with personal finance app. Provided ...

Financial planning seminar at La Quinta Inn in Clifton
"Some people make decisions using 'industry guidelines,' 'gut instinct,' or 'rules of thumb,'" said Jaffe, who has more than 20 years of personal finance experience and is an accomplished author, speaker, teacher and radio show host. "While these ...

Current Mortgage Rates Roundup for June 4, 2015
On the other hand, if you are averse to risk and believe that mortgage rates will continue their upward trend in the coming days, then you better lock your rate sooner rather than later. In order to search for live mortgage rate quotes from some of the ...

Are mortgage rates climbing higher? | Rossi
For example, the mere hint of financial stimulus reductions in May of 2013 caused the 30 year mortgage rate to climb from 3.35 percent to 4.51 percent in roughly 11 weeks – all without the Federal Reserve officially raising rates! Despite a recent ...

Cheapest tracker mortgage rate falls to less than 1%
However, the deal is 'collared' at 0.98%, meaning that if the base rate was to fall, your mortgage rate would not be cut accordingly. After the two-year period, the deal reverts to the lender's standard variable rate, which is 5.45% at the time of ...

Personal Finance – Yes, Build the Buffer
If I were going to give a talk at most churches on personal finance, I would talk only about that, and almost nothing more. Earn, budget, save, and be generous. After that, we can talk about investing, but it is only relevant to a minority of the ...

How hard is it to achieve the "Triple Crown" in personal finance?
Everyone has to make three major investments in their lives: Paying for college, buying a home, and saving for retirement. Just as it's difficult for one race horse to win the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont Stakes, it can be just as ...

The best personal finance apps
Spending hours balancing the budget is a thing of the past with technology. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) shows you some great apps for making the most of your personal finances. Advertising. RELATED. Conversation with the Candidate: Ted Cruz ...

Current Mortgage Rates Roundup for June 5, 2015
The current mortgage rate on this type of loan is down by 27 basis points from the same time a year ago. As far as the 15-year fixed mortgage is concerned, the average rate on this loan came in at 3.08%, a decrease of 3 basis points compared to the ...

Unsecured home loan
More and more, individuals or couples are opting for one of Fiji's most popular personal loan facilities, BSP Easy Unsecured Personal Loan. An EasyUPLloan facility makes it easy to afford things that really matter. Each person is different and their ...

Total Return: Highlights of the Journal's personal-finance blog
In an era in which employers automatically enroll new employees in 401(k) plans, it isn't surprising that target-date funds, which typically serve as the default investment option, have soared in popularity. Now, some employers are going to even ...

Average 30-year mortgage rate stays at 3.87 percent
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates were flat to slightly lower this week, remaining near their highest levels so far this year. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was unchanged from a week ...



About Us | Links | Sitemap
© Copyright 1ClickMoney.com. All rights reserved.