Financial Cents: Posts About Loans
If you are considering this option, you need to do the math and make sure you're really saving money. Otherwise, you might just be shifting your debt from one place to another.
Posted on: August 07, 2018
Cosigning a loan or lease can be a great way to help a friend or a close relative, but it can also put your finances in serious peril.
Posted on: July 31, 2018
There's no one right answer, but you'll probably want to order your debts by interest rate or by total balance—whichever works best for you.
Posted on: July 25, 2018
What’s in a name? Surely, title lenders don’t mean that you need a literal car title in order to get a title loan … right?
Posted on: July 16, 2018
Debtors can garnish your paycheck or your bank account in order to collect on an unpaid debt, but can they garnish government benefits?
Posted on: July 12, 2018
If you don't have a great credit score or a large income, you might have to ask for help in order to get a loan or an apartment. What's the best way to go about it?
Posted on: July 10, 2018
Scammers will try to intimidate you and collect on unpaid payday loans that—surprise twist—you never borrowed in the first place!
Posted on: July 02, 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
Reverse mortgages allow homeowners to unlock the value they've built up in their home, but their utter complexity makes them fertile ground for scammers.
Posted on: June 22, 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