Erik Sherman

Erik Sherman, contributor

Erik Sherman has written about business, technology, and personal finance for the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, New York Times Magazine, Forbes.com, Inc.com, and many other publications.

Articles by Erik Sherman

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7-Year ARM rates perfect for modern homeowners

Ninety-five percent of mortgage consumers will opt for a fixed rate mortgage, but they could be skipping over significant savings and low risk found in 7-year ARM rates.

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FHA loans allow 100% down payment gifts

FHA loan guidelines are flexible about downpayments. The funds can come from a number of sources besides the buyer’s own bank account.