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It’s still a great time to refinance investment properties. Here’s why

Historically low interest rates the last few years have sent homeowners to loan officers in droves to refinance their mortgages, and real estate investors have been right behind them, aiming to lower their monthly costs as well. Some are looking to get a better rate to pay off loans with higher...

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Is deferred interest a good idea?

When you shop for a big-ticket item like a refrigerator, computer or television, a retailer may offer no-interest financing with a loan or credit card. While merchants market these offers as “no interest,” the more accurate description is deferred interest. If you don’t pay off the entire balance by the end of the promotional period, you will be charged all the interest…

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