1999 all over? 3 Reasons To Tap Home Equity To Buy Stock

|By:, SA News Editor

"Buying stocks with the proceeds from a home equity loan diversifies the portfolio," writes Jonathan Yates, in an article appearing on MSN's Money website.

The low rates on mortgages allow homeowners an arbitrage play, borrowing at say, 3.25% to buy the stock of REITs with higher yields. What could possibly go wrong?

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