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Everyone wants to achieve FIRE – Financial Independence, Retire Early. But do you know how much money you’ll need for that? If not, this FIRE calculator will help you figure that out.
Tens of millions of young Americans may be on the receiving end of a historic $68 billion inheritance wealth transfer. To be ready, you need to understand what you're inheriting, you need to make a financial plan, and you may even want to get help from a financial planner.
Mortgage points can be used to lower the interest rate you’ll pay on your mortgage. They're effectively a discount you get over the life of the loan, but you'll need to pay for them upfront during closing.
Condos are often less costly than houses and offer a more hands-off property. Houses, on the other hand, offer you your own piece of land. Plus, they're a much easier sell most of the time.
If you are worried about how your interest rates are affecting your credit card debt, worry no more! Here is a credit card interest rate calculator to get on track in no time.
If you want to install a custom designed, built-in swimming pool, you’ll probably need financing. And if you do, use this swimming pool loan calculator to crunch the numbers.
Payday loans are the most expensive way to obtain personal credit. Payday alternative loans (PALs) can provide the credit you need, without the high cost.
You can have more than one life insurance policy. There are times when that will make sense, and other times went it won’t.
An excellent credit score will give you the best pricing and the most favorable terms on any loan you apply for. Find out what exactly an excellent credit score is, and how to get one.
If you are looking to refinance the loans that you racked up in medical school, these are the best lenders to choose from.