Financial Cents: Posts About Financial Advice

3 Tips to Save (or Make) Money on Your Next Move

Moving can be more than a pain—it can cost you money too. But there are ways to reduce your expenses, and if you do it right, you can even make a few bucks!

Posted on: June 23, 2017


What Does “Pay Yourself First” Mean?

Getting your paycheck feels great. Watching your paycheck disappear into rent, utilities, and debt payments? Not so much. Make sure you're not forgetting to pay the most important party on your list: Yourself!

Posted on: May 16, 2017


Avoiding Payday Loans: How to Deal With a Bounced Paycheck

When a bounced paycheck leaves you scrambling, a payday loan can seem like a pretty good solution, right? Think again. Follow these tips and savings strategies to make sure you can handle your bounced paycheck without a dangerous payday loan.

Posted on: May 12, 2017


How Not to Get Ripped off by Your Mechanic

Car repairs are expensive even when your mechanic is honest. Here's how to make sure their honest so you don't spend even more.

Posted on: May 10, 2017


5 Tips for Mastering the Job Hunt

Is there anything worse than the painful grind of the job hunt? Well, follow our experts' advice to have a better, faster, more profitable experience!

Posted on: April 19, 2017


10 Things You Shouldn’t Do During A Divorce

Separating from your spouse can be difficult. Don't let these common mistakes also separate you from your money!

Posted on: April 19, 2017


5 Smart Ways To Spend Your Tax Refund

Sure you could blow your tax refund money on a fancy dinner or a Nintendo Switch, but what if you spend this year's refund a little more wisely instead? Use that refund to pay off debt or start an emergency fund. Here's how this year's refund can prevent a financial emergency next year!

Posted on: April 12, 2017


How to Manage a Medical Emergency Without Going Bankrupt

Some things in life are unavoidable. Whether it's a broken bone or a pricey prescription, at some point, you're going to find yourself facing a medical bill. When that happens, will your finances be prepared or will your bank account be vulnerable to injury as well? OppLoans show you how to get your money ready for a medical emergency.

Posted on: April 07, 2017


Your Emergency Tax Guide

Does the thought of Tax Day make you break out in a cold sweat? Don't worry! There's still time, but you have to start to file now. OppLoans shows you how!

Posted on: April 04, 2017


Need to push your SNAP benefits further?

If you're in the SNAP program, you might be looking for ways to stretch those benefits further. And doing so might be easier than you think! Check out these finance-healthy tips to get started today!

Posted on: March 31, 2017