Lower credit scores may lead to $104,000 more in mortgage costs

As today’s prospective home buyers confront high home prices and rising interest rates, there’s one thing they can do to save money — raise their credit scores. “This is one…

JetBlue shares tumble as costs push it to a loss despite profit forecast on higher fares

JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 passenger aircraft landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. Nik Oiko | LightRocket | Getty Images JetBlue Airways shares tumbled more than…

Homebuilder sentiment falls to 2-year low on declining demand, rising costs

Contractors work on concrete slabs in the Cielo at Sand Creek by Century Communities housing development in Antioch, California, on Thursday, March 31, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg |…

Many homebuyers face surprise repair costs soon after moving in

Pixelseffect | E+ | Getty Images Buying a home? Don’t forget to budget for repair costs. Most homeowners (77%) have dealt with an unexpected issue that required paying for a…

Unexpected costs when buying your first home this spring

Buying a house can be expensive. The typical U.S. home will set you back $331,533, according to Zillow, up 20% in the last year. But the mortgage amount most likely…

3 in 4 homebuyers face unexpected maintenance costs in first year

Iryna Imago | Istock | Getty Images Ah, the joys of homeownership … until something breaks and there’s no landlord to call. If you just moved into your new home…

What a Russian invasion of Ukraine would mean for markets as Biden warns Putin of ‘severe costs’

Investors on Friday got a taste of the sort of market shock that could come if Russia invades Ukraine. The spark came as Jake Sullivan, the White House national security…

big loss as litigation costs bite

A sign above the entrance to the Credit Suisse Group AG headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021. Thi My Lien Nguyen | Bloomberg | Getty Images LONDON…

Boeing posts third annual loss in a row as Dreamliner costs hit $5.5 billion

Boeing hit a key milestone in its yearslong 737 Max crisis as a jump in deliveries helped it generate cash in the fourth quarter for the first time in nearly…

The Fed’s latest move will send borrowing costs higher

The days of rock-bottom rates are nearly over. The central bank will aggressively unwind last year’s bond buying sooner than originally planned after recent reports on inflation continued to show…