Financial Cents: Posts About Installment Loans
Certain parts of borrowing a personal loan can raise your score, other parts will lower. But if you borrow responsibly, your score will turn out just fine.
Posted on: September 20, 2018
Unfortunately, the realities of payday lending make low interest rates impossible. Luckily, there are plenty of better (and cheaper) ways to borrow money.
Posted on: September 19, 2018
While there are many great bad credit loans that come with easy approval, there are even more out there that are ... not so great.
Posted on: September 06, 2018
There's no perfect way to get money fast when you have bad credit, but these four choices can all be a good solution—so long as you're careful.
Posted on: June 29, 2018
Short-term loans that require lump-sum repayment are very difficult for most people to repay on time, trapping them in a predatory cycle of debt.
Posted on: June 21, 2018
When it comes to borrowing, two of the most common options are a payday loan and an installment loan. One is a dangerous debt trap designed to make your financial situation worse, the other is a safe, credit-building financial solution. Learn the important differences here.
Posted on: March 30, 2017
You know an installment loan is safer than a payday loan. But what else should you know before you sign on the dotted line? Use these 5 must-ask questions to make sure you're working with a lender as responsible as you are!
Posted on: February 17, 2017
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
If you have bad credit, finding the right online loan for you can be a lot like dating. Here's how you can tell the princes from the predators!
Posted on: September 07, 2016
In the world of lending, especially for people who have less-than-stellar credit scores, a payday loan is like a racecar: expensive and dangerous. Installment loans, on the other hand, are more like the family car: safe and functional, it gets the kids to school, you to work, and you can rely on it year round.
Posted on: August 25, 2016