Financial Cents: Posts About Cash Advance

What’s the Average APR for a Cash Advance?

The APRs for credit card cash advances are high, but the APRs for payday cash advance loans are so much higher.

Posted on: June 15, 2018


Will a Cash Advance Show up on Your Credit Report?

While a cash advance won't necessarily show up on your credit report, there are still ways that taking one out could hurt your credit score.

Posted on: June 11, 2018


Can You Get a Cash Advance With No Job?

The answer to this question entirely depends on what type of cash advance you're talking about.

Posted on: June 08, 2018


The Pros and Cons of Pawn Shop Cash Advances

Pawning your valuables for some quick cash is a safer bet than taking out a predatory payday loan, but you're still putting a lot at risk.

Posted on: June 05, 2018


How Does a Cash Advance on Your Credit Card Work?

You can get an advance on your credit card to take out cash—but the cost will be much higher than the cost of a standard credit card transaction.

Posted on: May 21, 2018


When You Get a Cash Advance, Do They Check Your Credit Score?

Neither credit card cash advances nor cash advance loans require a credit check. But that doesn't mean they can't affect your credit score.

Posted on: May 15, 2018


Can You Get a Cash Advance With No Bank Account?

Regular credit card cash advances do not require a bank account. Sort of. It's complicated.

Posted on: May 11, 2018


Saving Strategies to Avoid a High-Interest Cash Advance Loan

The best financial offense is a good financial defense.

Posted on: May 01, 2018


Can a Cash Advance Actually Help Your Credit?

Cash advances just show up as normal credit card purchases on your credit report.

Posted on: April 27, 2018


Can You Get a No-Interest Cash Advance Loan?

Unlike regular credit card purchases, cash advances do not come with an interest-free grace period.

Posted on: April 26, 2018