December 7 roundup - MoneySense

December 7 roundup

On rising mortgage rates, a different kind of “gift” and are mutual funds worth the fees


• Experts warn that mortgage rates are set to rise in 2012. Read about why they think this will happen.

• There’s an interesting Christmas gift trend going on. Here’s an article about “giving” a car to someone and have them take over lease payments.

• Are mutual funds worth the high fees? Maybe it’s time to switch to an ETF.