Peter Warden

Peter Warden, editor

Peter Warden has been writing for a decade about mortgages, personal finance, credit cards, and insurance. His work has appeared across a wide range of media. He lives in a small town with his partner of 25 years.

Articles by Peter Warden

- 6 min read

My second mortgage rate is too high! What should I do?

There are many reasons a home buyer or homeowner might take on a not-great second mortgage, home equity loan (HEL) or home equity line of credit (HELOC). If you’ve got one, you might be experiencing borrower’s remorse. So what can you do about a bad second mortgage rate today?

- 7 min read

When is income not income for mortgage qualifying?

How much income do you need for a mortgage? What kind of income for mortgage approval do you need? No, not how much. But what sorts of income will lenders […]