Put your hand up if you have so much money left after you pay your monthly bills that it becomes a burden. Does anyone have that problem? Anyone? We most definitely don’t have spare $100 bills clogging up our jean pockets either.
If you’ve done your mortgage homework, you might know by now how important lump sum payments can be in reducing your overall interest and allowing you to pay off your mortgage faster. But sometimes the benefits of lump sum payment options can result in higher fixed term interest rates. If you know you’re not going to take advantage of these features, why pay more for them?