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3 Ways to Qualify for a Home Line of Credit Mortgage loans and home equity lines of credit are two ways to borrow against your home. But, which is better? Loans have a higher interest rate than lines of credit, but the money you get is usually...

  Over years of owning a home and making mortgage payments, you’ve built a nicely-sized nest egg of home equity. However, that portion of your net worth is essentially untouchable until you choose to move or sell your home. A reverse mortgage allows you to borrow...

Did you know you can easily finance purchases related to home ownership (i.e., renovations or home repairs) by using your home as a borrowing tool?   A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) is a loan secured against the equity of your home. Because you’re using...