Rocket Community Fund founder on affordable housing

Last year, Laura Grannemann’s dedication to providing Americans with access to safe and affordable housing earned her a spot as one of HousingWire’s 2020 Women of Influence. Today, her passion is still apparent in the work that she’s doing to help those in underserved communities own homes and build wealth.  “COVID-19 has starkly highlighted housing…

Forbearance volume dips down to 4.5%

Servicers’ total number of loans in forbearance dropped for the seventh week in a row, down another 16 basis points last week to 4.5% of portfolio volume, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Following the massive decline the week prior, the share of loans in forbearance has dropped a total of 40 basis points in…

Walgreens: Deals for the week of April 18-24, 2021

April 19, 2021 | Gretchen Add to my favorites Looking for all the best weekly Walgreens deals? Check out this list of the hottest deals you’ll find in-store this week! Here are the best deals at Walgreens this week, with thanks to Passionate Penny Pincher for her help with compiling these: Buy 2 Persil Laundry Detergent, 40…

Sprouts: $10 off a $75 purchase coupon

April 17, 2021 | Gretchen Add to my favorites If you shop at Sprouts, be sure to print this coupon! This week, Sprouts is offering a coupon valid for $10 off a $75 purchase! Limit one coupon per customer per visit. Valid through April 18, 2021. Subscribe for free email updates from Money Saving…

These money and investing tips can help you stay upright against the market’s headwinds

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:These money and investing stories, popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week, can give you greater knowledge about the financial markets’ current condition as you monitor your portfolio and plan ahead. Plus, check out several short videos about whether to include bitcoin and other cryptocurrency in your…

Housing market inventory is starting to recover

Housing starts jumped in March, recovering from a bleak February that included wild winter storms in the South, according to a recent report from the Census Bureau. Single-family housing starts rose 15.3% over the month to a pace of 1.24 million annualized units. That’s up 37% from a year ago, but it’s important to take…