Financial Cents: Posts About Debt
We all want to help out where we can. But do your homework first.
Posted on: March 08, 2018
Like all urban myths, the "seven-year rule" does contain a small kernel of truth. But sorry, folks, it's just not that easy.
Posted on: February 22, 2018
Turns out that a number of famous U.S. Presidents weren't so great at managing their personal finances.
Posted on: February 19, 2018
If you're drowning in the consumer debt that you're unable to pay off alone, then a debt relief plan might be your best option.
Posted on: December 07, 2017
As Halloween approaches, we here at the OppLoans Financial Sense Blog are want to warn you about some of the scariest monsters out there: the Debt Monsters!
Posted on: October 24, 2017
Having an emergency fund is a great way to handle surprise expenses, but what if the bill’s a mistake?
Posted on: September 29, 2017
Consolidating your loans and credit isn't some magical cure-all, it can definitely help both you manage your debt better--and even improve your score. Just make sure you're careful...
Posted on: September 15, 2017
Did you know that a debt to income ratio of 43 percent or below means you can get a Qualified Mortgage? What's that? You don't know what any of those words mean? Looks like you need our new episode of How to Money!
Posted on: August 30, 2017
Just like winter, your credit card bill is coming... and your utility bills... and your phone bill... So how can you attack all of your debt like a sword-swinging Lannister? OppLoans shows you how!
Posted on: July 13, 2017
When it comes to good debt versus bad debt, it really comes down to what kind of purchase that debt is being used to finance. So ask yourself, are you accruing debt that helps or hurts you?
Posted on: June 22, 2017