Tag: Equity

Learn how to access the value of your investments without putting them at risk.

Equity is the value of your property minus the remaining balance on the loan you used to pay for it. Equity in your home can be one of your most valuable assets, helping you get ahead to reach your goals. But problems with negative equity can hold you back from key financial actions that you need to take. If you have “upside down” or “underwater” loans, it means you owe more that the property financed is worth.

These articles can help you learn how to access value in financed property without increasing your risk of foreclosure or repossession. Learn how to protect your most valuable investments even as you push forward to achieve your financial goals.