Tag: homeowners insurance
Homeowners insurance contribute significantly to the fact that housing costs take up roughly one third of the average budget. Insurance costs – particularly if you live in an area at high risk for floods, wind damage or fire – can get expensive and make it harder to reach your goals. We have the latest news to help you keep insurance costs low while still ensuring you’re covered in case the worst happens.
Sep 14, 2015 | April Lewis-Parks
A new study shows homeowner’s insurance costs paid in 2015 can double if you have a bad credit score. Here’s what you need to know to avoid overpaying.
Aug 28, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks
Homeowners with poor credit-based insurance scores pay more for insurance than a person with excellent credit. Find out how to improve your score.
Credit Score, Housing, Insurance
Jan 09, 2013 | April Lewis-Parks
Homeownership can be a worthwhile, yet expensive, endeavor, and many people have several questions about how to begin the process and what obtaining a mortgage will entail.
Nov 13, 2012 | April Lewis-Parks
There are several scenarios that can lead a household down a dangerous path toward debt.
Aug 15, 2012 | April Lewis-Parks
Many Americans are on the fence about whether to purchase a home, namely because a large percentage are still feeling the effects of the recession.
Apr 26, 2012 | Courtney Hall
Housing costs typically take up the majority of a consumer's take-home pay each month.
Apr 17, 2012 | Courtney Hall
Many consumers who are facing considerable debt develop repayment plans that involve curbing spending and downsizing their living costs.
Mar 19, 2012 | April Lewis-Parks
Housing generally makes up the largest monthly expense consumers take on, and the current economic atmosphere may be making it more difficult for individuals to keep up with the costs of a home.