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Jan 16, 2014 12:57PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Stop procrastinating already! Make it a priority to get these 10 things done pronto.

Nov 5, 2013 9:16AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

Rising home values are giving homeowners new options for paying for a remodel or renovation. Here's a look at 3 options, with pros and cons of each.

Sep 9, 2013 3:46PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Even in the waning days of historically low interest rates, you can still refinance your home. But you still need to do these 6 things to make a successful go of it.

Aug 14, 2013 6:21PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

Once shunned and villainized, adjustable-rate mortgages are now being embraced by some buyers and refinancers. Is it worth the risk?

Aug 7, 2013 5:15PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

After getting burned in the housing market or watching things go wrong for others, many families are deciding that renting offers the life they want at a price they can afford.

Jul 24, 2013 1:37PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

There's no one-size-fits-all answer, but there are smart ways to think through whether downsizing to a smaller home in retirement is a smart financial move for you.

Jul 23, 2013 8:00PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

If you're behind on payments -- even underwater -- Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, may want to give you a no-document mortgage modification.

Jul 17, 2013 5:30PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

You can't keep mortgage rates from bouncing around. But the right strategies can stack the odds in favor of snagging a lower rate.

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