Archive for March, 2015

U.S. mortgage applications rise in latest week: MBA

NEW YORK – Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week as interest rates dropped to their lowest level since February, an industry group said on Wednesday.

Cash rate cut or not, 'many borrowers can do better'

Difference between highest and lowest home loan rates on CANSTAR’s database could save borrowers hundreds per month.

US stocks mostly unchanged in afternoon, day after sell-off

NEW YORK U.S. stock indexes are flitting between slight gains and losses in afternoon trading, a day after a sell-off prompted by worries about higher U.S. interest rates and a stronger dollar. The euro fell to its lowest level in 12 years.

Mortgage rates lowest since 1968

Mortgage rates have sunk to their lowest levels since 1968 – the year US activist Martin Luther King Jr was shot and Hey Jude topped the charts.

10 Ways to Improve the Open Rates of Your Marketing Emails

Far from being "dead," email marketing still has one of the highest engagement rates and returns on investment of any marketing strategy.

China's central bank cuts rates again to boost economy

BEIJING China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in three months Saturday, adding to signs the country's leaders are worried the economic slowdown is deepening too sharply.