In a story Oct. 15 about paying off your mortgage before you retire, NerdWallet columnist Liz Weston erroneously quoted certified financial planner Michael Ciccone. He said, “While there are certainly psychological benefits related to being mortgage-free, financially, it is one of the last places I would direct a client to pay off early.” A corrected … Continue reading Correction: NerdWallet-Liz Weston-Paying-Mortgage- story
WASHINGTON/ June 9, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Who’d have thought a decade ago that TV shows would stream on your mobile phone, or that your car would park itself? But today’s innovations are nothing compared to what’s coming up next. Get ready for homes that constantly monitor your health; clothing that heals; stores that collect payment … Continue reading June AARP Bulletin Special Feature — What’s Next: How Your Life May Get Better in the Coming Years
May 22, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) –“Ask Brianna” is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I’m here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to … Continue reading Ask Brianna: I’m 18. Should I worry about my credit yet?
May 15. 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Losses in technology and health care companies helped pull U.S. stocks lower Tuesday, snapping an eight-day winning streak by the Dow Jones industrial average. The broad sell-off followed a slide in bond prices, which sent the 10-year Treasury yield to its highest level in almost seven years. That paves the … Continue reading Tech and health care lead US stocks lower; bond yields rise
SEATTLE/ May 14, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ: RDFN)– Luxury home prices in the first quarter of 2018 rose 7.9 percent compared to last year, to an average of $1.8 million, according to the latest report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage. The analysis tracks home sales in more than 1,000 cities across the … Continue reading Redfin Report: Shrinking Supply Sends Prices for Luxury Homes Up Nearly 8 Percent in First Quarter
NEW YORK/April 23, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — U.S. stocks couldn’t hang on to an early gain and finished mostly lower Monday as technology companies slipped. Bond prices continue to fall and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note drew closer to 3 percent, a milestone it hasn’t reached since January 2014. Investors once again focused on … Continue reading US stocks wobble and bond yields set four-year highs
NEW YORK/April 20, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — One after another, the speakers attacked President Trump’s policies as discriminatory, his rhetoric as hateful and his motivations as bigoted. The fiery rhetoric, from nearly a half dozen Democrats who may seek the White House in 2020, came as hundreds of African-Americans gathered in New York City on Friday … Continue reading Dems to black activists: Trump is ‘the darkness’
CHARLOTTE, N.C./Jan. 23, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — LendingTree®, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, today released its quarterly list of the top customer-rated lenders on its network based on actual customer reviews for the fourth quarter of 2017. The list features the top lenders in multiple loan product categories, including Mortgages, Personal Loans, Business Loans and Auto Loans, all … Continue reading LendingTree Announces Top Customer-Rated Lenders by Loan Product for Q4 2017