Elizabeth Rosen



Elizabeth Rosen grew up near Boston, MA and comes from a family of financial planners. She attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA where she studied professional writing. After graduation, Elizabeth moved to the West Coast and spent several years as the Senior Writer/Editor and Content Manager for Banks.com, Inc. She currently works for Remark Media as the Managing Editor of financial websites.

Author's Latest

  • April 9, 2014

    There are many factors which impact the size of your mortgage loan, most of which are within your control. Your income, savings, and credit history will be...

  • March 13, 2014

    Understanding the basic elements of a mortgage will give you confidence as a home buyer and help you navigate the loan process with greater ease.

    The Foundation

    Every...

  • March 5, 2014

    For the privilege of borrowing money, you are charged interest by the mortgage lender. The interest rate (also called the “mortgage rate”) is a percentage of your loan...

  • March 3, 2014

    Lots has been written about how the various generations handle money. Millennials have been traumatized by economic disaster; Gen X isn't saving for retirement; and baby boomers are spending their children’s inheritance.

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  • February 27, 2014

    Reverse mortgage loans were first introduced in 1989 to allow senior citizens, aged 62 or older, to access a portion of their home equity without having to move. A reverse...

  • February 25, 2014

    Before you start applying for home loans, it’s important to understand exactly what a monthly mortgage payment consists of. You can also use an online mortgage calculator...

  • February 20, 2014

    The relationship between your home’s value and your property taxes is direct, if not a bit obvious. Property taxes are based on property values, so essentially, the more your home is worth, the more you’ll have to pay in property tax. The terms...

  • February 20, 2014

    Are you struggling to save money? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! For most people, saving money is an afterthought. But before you get ready to pay for your next...

  • February 12, 2014

    If you are considering buying a house, the first step is to determine whether or not it really makes sense for you to buy or continue renting.

    With home ownership, there are no monthly rent checks or rules about wall paint...

  • February 12, 2014

    Your credit score has a substantial impact on whether or not you’re approved for a mortgage ― it will also affect the amount you are offered and the interest rates of the...