Oct 11, 2013 Americans used to believe that when you retired, your house should be paid off. That was, of course, before the refinancing boom.
Sep 24, 2013 The S&P Case Shiller home price index indicates that housing prices continue to recover.
Sep 10, 2013 Bank employees face layoffs as the latest refinancing era comes to an end.
Apr 12, 2013 Marketplace Economics Correspondent Chris Farrell explains why long-term auto loans, which are boosting car sales, could be a bad deal for borrowers.
Mar 12, 2013 Americans are reigniting their love affair with debt. Sure, it spurred a financial crisis. But it's also good for the economy.
Feb 18, 2013 So why can't students cash in on these crazy low interest rates, anyway?
Feb 15, 2013 Campus Progress wants students to be able to take advantage of low interest rates available for mortgages and car loans.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 17, 2013 Like homeowners, car owners are taking advantage of low interest rates to refinance high-cost auto loans.
Sep 12, 2012 Cheap credit is boosting car sales. But more buyers are taking loans of up to seven years. Monthly payments are lower; the total cost is higher.