Senate Bill 451: Understanding the Differences Between Credit Unions and Banks
The Wisconsin State Senate is currently considering a bill to help modernize some language that no longer applies in today’s financial landscape, and therefore causes some administrative hassles for credit unions, specifically. To be clear, we are in support of the majority of the bill. However, there are four provisions that blur the lines between credit unions and banks that we believe should be removed.
A home equity line of credit (HELOC) can serve as a useful tool in your overall financial toolbox. It's a line of credit that uses your home as collateral, in a general sense working more like a credit card than a typical loan. Let’s look at how a HELOC can help you meet your cash flow needs.
For many, owning a second home is a dream. Before you decide to make your dream come true, let’s look at a few of the factors that should be considered.
A cash-out mortgage refinance loan can free up immediate cash using the equity you’ve built up in your home over the years. But there are exceptions.
Many people are looking for immediate cash these days. Depending on your situation, a cash-out refinance might be the solution.
Many people are worried about how they can make ends meet for the next few months and beyond. One option to consider for financial relief is your mortgage.
Learn what the new 2017 tax law changes mean for those with or looking to get a home equity loan or line of credit.
Divorce is difficult for so many reasons. To make it less so, it helps to understand the way mortgages are handled as you divide assets.
It’s incredible, but true: Mortgage rates have continued to drop. Before buying or refinancing, make sure you evaluate all of your options fully.
When life changes, your home loan needs may change, too. From first-time home buyer to empty-nester, a perfect mortgage exists for every life phase.
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