How Interest Rates Affect Real Estate Prices

How Interest Rates Affect Real Estate Prices

October 13, 2017October 13, 2017

 The profitability of rental properties in the US is affected by interest rates. Usually, when a central bank decides to tighten monetary policy it slows down economic activities because businesses rely on credit to grow..

How Credit Score Affects Interest Rates on a LendingClub Loan

How Credit Score Affects Interest Rates on a LendingClub Loan

October 1, 2016October 1, 2016

We all know that your credit score can be like an albatross hanging around your neck, as it can serve as a painful reminder of any financial mistakes you have made in the past. Not only can it limit your options in life, but ..

The Interesting Effects of Higher Interest Rates

The Interesting Effects of Higher Interest Rates

February 1, 2016February 1, 2016

The Feds made the fateful decision in December 2015 to hike interest rates for the first time since 2006 from historic lows of 0.25% to 0.5%. Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen has said that the central bank would gradually raise th..

Manipulating Compound Interest Rates

Manipulating Compound Interest Rates

June 3, 2013June 3, 2013

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for this week’s Monday Money! Today, I’m going to go over something that most people have some experience with and know very little about at the same time, compound interest rat..