Articles by Jason Wesley

Jason Wesley is a seasoned copywriter with a passion for writing about banking, tech, personal growth, and personal finance. As a business owner, relationship strategist and officer in the U.S. military, Jason enjoys sharing his unique knowledge base and skill set with the rest of the world.

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A Guide to IRA Contribution Limits

Savers under 50 will be allowed to invest no more than $5,500 in their traditional or Roth IRA. Those who are 50 and older can contribute up to $6,500. But some income limits for contributions did increase for the upcoming year.

How to Get a Tax Refund Loan

Point of Interest Early access to your tax refund may sound appealing, but tax refund loans should only be used in dire circumstances, since you&…

How to Find the Right Mortgage Lender

Point of Interest: Choosing a Mortgage Lender Buying a house should be an exciting time, and if you use a systematic approach to find the right m…

What Is Loan-to-Value Ratio?

Loan-to-value ratio (LTV) is a metric that banks and lenders use to determine the risk level of approving you for your loan. The LTV calculation…

Here’s the Average 401(k) Rate of Return (Plus Expenses)

Something like 5% or 6% a year is reasonable, and long-term returns from 10 big mutual funds often found in 401(k) retirement plans show you could make even more than that.

Wells Fargo’s Way2Save Review

Blogger Amy Fontinelle has three good reasons why you should stay away from the Way2Save program from Wells Fargo.

PNC Bank Auto Loans Review

That's nearly 2 percentage points below the average cost of a 60-month auto loan. PNC Bank also allows buyers to qualify for a loan before picking out a car and taking a blank check with them when they go shopping.

Best Small Business Loan Rates

Point of Interest: Small Business Loan Rates Businessowners can take advantage of small business loans available in order to increase cash flow,…