Financial Cents: Posts About Credit

Bad Credit Loan Coming Attractions!

Selecting a bad credit loan can be a lot like deciding which movie you want to see. Are you in the mood for a feel-good true story? Or are you about to walk into a horror show? OppLoans takes you through the coming attractions of bad credit loans!

Posted on: February 16, 2017


Grading Your Credit Score

If your credit score was a letter grade, would you be at the head of the class? Learn the details about credit scores (like how to improve yours) here!

Posted on: February 15, 2017


6 No Credit Check Loan Red Flags

The combination of a financial emergency and less-than-perfect credit can make anyone feel hopeless. If that describes you, you may be considering a "no credit check loan." But which loans are safe? And which are just debt traps in disguise? Our experts break it down for you here!

Posted on: February 03, 2017


6 Common Credit Myths Debunked!

Sure, credit can seem complex. But once you separate the myths from the facts, you might be surprised how manageable it all really is. Rod Griffin, the Director of Public Education for Experian, breaks it all down for you!

Posted on: January 27, 2017


Let’s Get “Creducated”!

Do you know your credit score? More importantly, do you know how to improve it? We spoke with Rod Griffin, the Director of Public Education for Experian, for a review of the basics of credit to help you live a better, more informed financial life now!

Posted on: January 20, 2017


10 Tips for Winning at Black Friday

Today's the day! Depending on your point of view, it's either time to sit down with family to enjoy some great food and company... or it's time to get pumped for some big-time savings at the Black Friday sales. Whether you're a professional bargain hunter, or just thinking of getting in on the action for the first time, here are some (surprising) tips to stretch your dollar further this Black Friday!

Posted on: November 24, 2016


OppLoans Q&A with Ashley Stetts, The Frugal Model: Part I

Want to save money but not give up on luxuries like designer clothes and fun events? Ashley Stetts, model and creator of The Frugal Model, talks with OppLoans about living well (and well within your budget)!

Posted on: November 23, 2016


Is Checking your Credit Score Bad?

There are two types of credit checks: hard and soft. But what's the difference and how does it impact your wallet? Learn the truth (and the benefits) here.

Posted on: November 18, 2016


What Does a “No Credit Check” Loan Really Mean?

If you have bad credit, getting a safe, responsible loan can feel impossible. After all, any legit lender is going to run a credit check. And once they see your score, they'll just turn you down flat, right? Wrong. Learn the details about no credit check loans here.

Posted on: November 17, 2016


5 Must-Know’s Before Applying for a “No Credit Check” Loan

If you need a loan, but your credit score has you nervous, you're probably looking for a "no credit check loan." Here are the 5 must-know's before applying for a "No Credit Check Loan".

Posted on: November 11, 2016