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December 29, 2015

Tips, Bits & Lists: Day 11

Homeownership
HomeSteps

On the 11th day of tips, bits & lists, we introduce you to 11 online calculators designed to help demystify mortgages.

Fixed-rate or adjustable? Thirty-year or 15-year? Small down payment or large? And what about points, mortgage insurance, and closing costs?

As you can see, when it comes to getting a mortgage, there are LOTS of decisions to make that have big implications for the family finances.

We've collected 11 online calculators we hope will help make those decisions a little easier. Just tap in some numbers and you'll see instantly whether a fixed-rate or an adjustable-rate mortgage is the best fit for YOU...how much you might save by making extra mortgage payments…and what your closing costs might be. And that's just the beginning.

Thinking about buying a home or refinancing your mortgage? Start calculating today!

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