Financial Cents: Posts About Loans

Four Debts That Will Surprise You

Surprise! You have more debt than you thought!

Posted on: October 16, 2019


The Risk of Tapping Your 401(k) for Emergencies

Should you borrow from tomorrow to pay for today’s emergency?

Posted on: October 03, 2019


Will My Student Loans be Forgiven?

We have good news and bad news … well really just bad news.

Posted on: September 26, 2019


How Do Pawn Shop Reality Shows Differ From Reality?

A visit to your local pawn shop may result in a high-interest loan versus a dramatic trade of merchandise for heaps of cash.

Posted on: September 20, 2019


Is There a Better Option Than the Nearby Pawn Shop?

Selling your belongings to earn extra cash may not be as lucrative as it seems.

Posted on: September 13, 2019


FHA Loans: An Alternative to the 20% Down Payment

Think you can’t afford a mortgage? Maybe you actually can.

Posted on: September 08, 2019


Are 0% APR Offers a Scam?

Learn how these types of loans work to protect both your monthly balance and yourself from running into a bad credit situation.

Posted on: August 20, 2019


To Lease or Not to Lease (a Car)

Can you lease a car with poor credit, and if so, is it even the best option?

Posted on: August 15, 2019


What are Balloon Payments?

Don’t let your loan blow up in your face.

Posted on: August 06, 2019


Credit Card Cash Advances Can Flag You as Risky

Taking out too many cash advances can hurt your customer profile with your credit card company.

Posted on: July 25, 2019