Financial Cents: Posts About Credit

6 Personal Finance Twitter Accounts You Should Follow Today

Want personal finance advice in your daily Twitter feed but don't where to start? OppLoans has you covered. Here are 6 Twitter accounts to follow today!

Posted on: November 04, 2016

Common Money Questions (and Expert Answers!)

What are some of the most frequently asked money? We looked to some of our favorite finance writers for more FAQs and, more importantly, their answers!

Posted on: November 02, 2016

PRO TIPS: Answers From Real Personal Finance Experts

We've reached out to real life financial professionals to find out their most commonly received questions (and deliver you the answers)!

Posted on: October 31, 2016

4 Reasons to Avoid Cash Advances

Cash advance. The name sure makes it sound like a good thing. But the reality is MUCH different. Check out these four reasons to avoid dangerous and costly cash advances.

Posted on: October 11, 2016

3 Ways an Installment Loan Can Help Your Credit Score

If you've made credit mistakes in your past, they don't have to stay with you forever. With time, hard work and smart financial decisions, you can erase bad credit history and improve your credit score today. Here are the details on one action you can take now to improve your FICO score for tomorrow!

Posted on: October 05, 2016

OppLoans Word of the Week: Credit Score

Think of your credit score like a grade. And this grade follows you around wherever you go. It follows you to the bank when you're applying for a loan, it follows you to that new apartment you're hoping to rent, it even follows you when you're interviewing for a job! This grade might just be the most important grade you'll ever get.

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Bad Credit Checkup: 6 Steps to a Healthy FICO

When people get a cold, their doctor's advice is usually pretty straightforward: Take medicine, drink fluids, and get lots of rest. Sometimes the simple, straightforward answers are the best ones. If your credit score is a little under the weather, here are six simple steps you can take today to improve the health of your FICO score!

Posted on: September 08, 2016

A Crash Course in Credit Card Cash Advances (3 of 3): Better Alternatives

There are options far more affordable than cash advances—options that won’t leave you in worse financial shape than you were before. Here are OppLoans’ recommended alternatives to credit card cash advances.

Posted on: June 14, 2016

A Crash Course in Credit Card Cash Advances (2 of 3): Know the Dangers

“Fast cash” products like credit card cash advances are loaded with vague fees and confusing changes in interest rates. What does it all actually mean? OppLoans breaks down the dangers to keep you and your money safe.

Posted on: June 10, 2016

A Crash Course in Credit Card Cash Advances (1 of 3): The Basics

Tough times happen. When money gets tight, some people will turn to credit card cash advances to get by, but the dangers often far outweigh the benefits. Here’s everything you need to know about credit card cash advances.

Posted on: June 09, 2016