Kristin Bianco

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Ways to Save Money on Mortgage Closing Costs

While taxes are certainly not negotiable, it could be worth shopping around for the other mortgage cost components – property insurance, title insurance and especially the lender, since origination fees can vary from one bank to the other.

4 Reasons to Buy a Home Now

Is it still a good time to put your money in real estate? Here are four reasons why it might be a good idea.

Many Americans Losing Sleep Over Money

If you lie awake at night worrying about money, you're not alone. According to a new report by, 62% of Americans are losing sleep over at least one financial problem. Here's advice.

Do You Know How Much Your Spouse Makes?

According to a new study by Fidelity Investments, 43% of couples couldn’t identify how much their partner makes, despite the fact that most of them (72%) say they communicate well.