Prepaying loan on second home pays off

Rate of return often greater than on savings accounts, stocks

Big plans for business in 2018?
Give yourself the tools to own the new year at Connect SF, July 17-20, 2018

Big-ticket items have been relegated to the back burner for now. The reduce-your-debt environment continues — just ask the major home-improvement contractors who have taken on more and more jobs.

Consumers clearly are pulling in the financial reins. One of the reasons Congress has passed a stimulus package is to get Americans to loosen their grip, spend more cash and begin to turn the economy around.