Financial Cents: Posts About Financial Advice

9 Tips for Last-Minute Christmas Shopping

Christmas is RIGHT around the corner. Have you gotten all your shopping done? Neither have we. But don't worry! Check out these 9 last-minute shopping tips and save your holiday!

Posted on: December 22, 2016


How to Win at Office Secret Santa

Is your office participating in Secret Santa this year? If you have to do it, you may as well do it right. Here are our favorite tips and tricks to make you the star of Secret Santa this year!

Posted on: December 22, 2016


7 Holiday Gifts to Teach Kids About Money

It might seem strange, but the holidays are the perfect time to start teaching kids about financial responsibility. Here are seven fun gifts you can give to get them started today!

Posted on: December 16, 2016


Geek for Cheap: Get Your Star Wars On Under Budget!

A long, long time ago, in a galaxy a lot like this one... it used to be affordable to be a Star Wars geek. But today those movie tickets, t-shirts and toys cost serious money! So how can you show your Star Wars love and protect your paycheck? Use the Force (and these great money hacks)!

Posted on: December 15, 2016


Become Financially Literate Now with Bill Pratt of The Money Professors!

If you think becoming financially literate is too big a task, too daunting or too difficult, don't worry! You can get your financial life in order and it may be easier than you think. Personal finance expert Bill Pratt of The Money Professors breaks it down for us in this OppLoans expert interview.

Posted on: December 08, 2016


Good Money Habits for Single Parents with the creator of “Distilled Dollar”: Part II

Whether you're a single parent or not, everyone could use a little help budgeting and organizing your finances. The Distilled Dollar breaks down the apps and habits that can help you get it done in part two of our interview!

Posted on: December 01, 2016


Good Money Habits for Single Parents with the creator of the “Distilled Dollar”: Part I

Handling money and developing the right financial habits can be hard enough to do for yourself. But what if you're a single parent? We spoke with the financial blogger at The Distilled Dollar for his tips and insights that can be put into practice today!

Posted on: November 29, 2016


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 II

Feeling stuck financially? Ashley Stetts, The Frugal Model, helps with insight and advice in Part Two of our interview!

Posted on: November 23, 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