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Americans are stressed about money and finances, hurting mental health

Americans are more stressed about money than they’ve ever been, according to the American Psychological Association’s latest Stress In America Survey. “Eighty-seven percent of Americans said that inflation and the rising costs of everyday goods is what’s driving their stress,” said Vaile Wright, senior director of health care innovation at the American Psychological Association. More […]

Strategist discusses getting a mortgage when rates are rising

Historic row houses in Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington, D.C. amedved | iStock | Getty Images One strategist has told CNBC why she thinks it’s still a “relatively good environment” to borrow money, including mortgages, despite rising interest rates. Kristina Hooper, chief global market strategist at Invesco, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe” on Friday that […]

The housing market will cool off close to the third quarter, says UWMC's Mat Ishbia

Mat Ishbia, UWMC chairman and CEO, joins ‘The Exchange’ to discuss company earnings and mortgage stocks. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: » Subscribe to CNBC TV: » Subscribe to CNBC: Turn to CNBC TV for the latest stock market news and analysis. From market futures to live […]

Here’s what the Fed’s half-point rate hike means for your money

The Federal Reserve raised its target federal funds rate by a half point at the end of its two-day meeting Wednesday, notching the largest increase in the benchmark in more than 20 years. “The Federal Reserve is behind the curve,” said Greg McBride, chief financial analyst at Bankrate.com. “They have to raise interest rates a lot […]

3 mortgage-related takeaways about the Fed rate hike

Historically, purchase loans are considered more at risk for material misrepresentations in mortgage applications. Although certain risk product types that used reduced or no verification of applicant’s .rmation are no longer available in the marketplace, this is reminiscent of what happened starting in 2008, when the chickens came home to roost over lax underwriting practices. […]

Here’s what the Fed’s rate hike means for borrowers, savers

The Federal Reserve raised its target federal funds rate by a quarter percentage point from near zero at the end of its two-day meeting Wednesday. The first increase in the benchmark rate in three years will lay the groundwork for six more hikes by year’s end. “The war in Eastern Europe gives the Fed reason to act more cautiously, but […]

The Real Estate Bubble is About To Explode with Scott Walters

One of the hottest topics is Real Estate. I truly feel that we are about to see the bubble pop in a big way. Today on iAllegedly Live we are lucky to have Scott Walters Realtor share his thoughts and expertise on w. the real estate market is at and w. it’s headed. #RealEstate #ScottWaltersRealtor […]

Should I Invest in Real Estate Now or Wait? (2021 Edition)

“Should I invest in real estate now or wait?” “Is now a good time to invest?” “What’s next for the housing market?” These are the questions Dave has been asked for months, and as the 2021 housing data has started to flow in, Dave has gotten a better picture of how exactly to answer these […]