Category: Money

Money

Mortgage Rates Hit Six-Month Low

Mortgage rates continued to fall this week, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate sinking to 4.13 percent, according to Bankrate.com’s weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.23 discount and origination points. The larger jumbo 30-year fixed slid to 4.06 percent, and the average 15-year...

2017 Rankings of Best Online Master’s in Electrical Engineering Degree Programs

Nonprofit Colleges Online, a website dedicated to putting students before profits has published a ranking of Best Online Master’s in Electrical Engineering Degree Programs, highlighting schools that put education before their bottom line.  (http://www.nonprofitcollegesonline.com/best-online-masters-electrical-engineering/) For its rankings, Nonprofit Colleges Online chooses programs from well-regarded universities and colleges that have lower...

Best Airline Credit Cards: Summer 2017

The United MileagePlus Explorer card is the top airline credit card, according to CreditCards.com. Card experts point to the United MileagePlus Explorer’s generous sign-up bonus (50,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 in first three months) and money-saving travel perks like free checked bags and two free United Club airport lounge...

Top Online Management Information Systems Programs

College ranking website BestCollegeReviews.org has released its 2017-2018 ranking of top online bachelor’s degree programs in management information systems. Programs were ranked according to affordability, quality of the educational program, and the flexibility of educational content and format. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for computer and...

Which cities are the best places for people to save money

A new study shows where you live can have a major impact on your wallet. Conducted by personal finance news and features website GOBankingRates, the study set out to determine which cities are the best places for people to save money — and which are the worst. Researchers examined the following seven factors that affect financial well...