Particularly on your mortgage. If your rate is 6 percent or higher and your credit is good, you may want to refinance. "It may or may not make sense ... but if you have good credit and equity, lenders are willing to provide you with options. It doesn't hurt to call," said Rita Cheng, a financial adviser in Maryland.
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