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Is Now The Best Time To Refinance Your Mortgage

Q: Gerald, mortgage rates are low but I don’t want to miss out on the lowest rates possible. Is now the best time to refinance my mortgage? Gary, Weehawken, NJ A: If your mortgage has a higher interest rate compared to the mortgage rate you can get now given your credit score and income, then refinancing could be a smart financial move.  The truth is that everyone’s personal financial situation is different so it’s best to make decisions based on your personal situation not based on generic advice.  Historically, the rule of thumb is that refinancing is a good idea if you can reduce your interest rate by at least 2%, however, many lenders say a 1% savings is enough […]

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