Do you want to pay off the mortgage on your home faster? Are you at the beginning of a thirty-year mortgage or getting closer to the end? Do you have a great interest rate or is it higher than you would like it to be? Do you have other higher interest debts like credit cards? Is there a tax consequence to paying your mortgage debt off early? These are some of the questions that may have to be considered before you decide whether it is a good idea to pay off your mortgage early. However, paying your home off early is always an excellent way to build equity in your home. Click here for 5 ideas on how to make this work for you.