CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at affordable alternatives to the ultra-conservative 30-year fixed home loan.
The author of financial best-seller "Rich Dad Poor Dad" has some unusual advice for millennials: Saving is for losers.
India's Sisyphean bankruptcy system is in the sights of the country's central bank chief, who says reform is desperately needed to protect banks.
Despite a possible interest-rate rise, homebuying has not slowed. Here is a look at key points sellers and purchasers need to keep in mind.
Loan Depot delayed its IPO, saying it needed a strong market to support its target price of $16-$18 per share, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the nation's second-largest nonbank lender postpones its plans to trade as a public company citing market conditions.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the increase in mortgage lending is being driven almost entirely by borrowers with FICO score above 700.
A handshake might not be enough to keep family relations intact – and stay on the right side of the IRS, reports the Fiscal Times.
Emerging technologies in biometrics are helping financial institutions and merchants free consumers from entering cumbersome passwords and PINs.
PayPal's Working Capital loans for small businesses has lent more than $1 billion to over 50,000 small businesses, CEO Dan Schulman says.
Where interest rates are headed in the U.S. and the rest of the world and what it means for banks and consumers. CNBC contributor Ron Insana, provides perspective.
Former Citigroup Chairman Richard Parsons, shares his outlook on banks, and the potential for disruption.
Mortgage application fell 27.6% on a seasonally adjusted basis for the week ending October 9, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Rob Nichols, American Bankers Association, explains why he thinks it's important to unite banks of all sizes and end "Too Big to Fail." Also Nichols weighs in on how technology is changing the way millennials use banks.
Six former brokers will face a London jury on Tuesday over allegations they were part of a conspiracy to rig benchmark interest rates.
Millions of indebted Russians will gain the right to file for bankruptcy for the first time as the country's authorities try to ease people's debt burdens as they struggle amid a deep recession.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on how one start-up was able to disrupt the college loan business.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the state of housing following disappointing home sales and tracks big banks fleeing FHA loans.
Piyush Khaitan, managing director at NeoGrowth Credit, says the financial technology firm offers loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) without a fixed repayment schedule.
A Fed rate hike would affect consumers looking for car and personal loans more than those seeking mortgages, LendingTree founder Doug Lebda tells CNBC.