Financial Cents: Posts About Bad Credit Loans

Before Taking out a Bad Credit Loan, Make Sure You Do the Math

First of all, you need to figure out how much this bad credit loan really costs. Second, you'll need to check whether or not you can afford the proposed payments.

Posted on: April 17, 2019


If You Have Bad Credit, Watch out for These 5 Predatory Loan Warning Signs

High interest rates and short repayment terms are a good start, but you should also find a lender that checks your ability to repay!

Posted on: April 11, 2019


How Do Overdraft Fees Stack up to Bad Credit Loans?

Short-term bad credit loans like payday loans and cash advances have ridiculously high APRS—but overdraft fees can be even more expensive!

Posted on: April 03, 2019


Checking Your Credit vs. Checking Your Ability to Repay

If you have bad credit, then you have to be on the lookout for predatory lenders, so start looking for lenders who check your ability to repay the money you're borrowing.

Posted on: March 20, 2019


5 Alternatives to an Expensive Cash Advance

If you're considering an expensive cash advance loan to cover unforeseen expenses, make sure you check out your other options, first.

Posted on: March 12, 2019


What Kind of Cash Advance Are You Looking For?

There are better ways to cover a financial shortfall than by taking a cash advance, but some cash advances are even riskier than that.

Posted on: February 15, 2019


What Happens if You Pay Off a Bad Credit Loan Early?

Paying off your bad credit loan early could help you save money or it could save you no money whatsoever. So what gives?!

Posted on: February 05, 2019


Looking for a Loan with No Credit Check? Here Are the Pros and Cons

If you're going to apply for a no credit check loan, you need to consider all your options and understand exactly what you'll be getting yourself into.

Posted on: January 29, 2019


Will a Bad Credit Loan Impact Your Credit Score?

The impact that a bad credit loan could potentially have on your score will depend on what kind of loan you've taken out.

Posted on: January 24, 2019


How Does an Installment Loan Amortization Schedule Work?

When an installment loan has amortizing interest, every payment you make brings you one step closer to being out of debt entirely.

Posted on: January 23, 2019