Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

Are Loot Boxes Going to be Banned?

You may have heard about pay-to-play, but pay-to-win?!

Posted on: August 22, 2019


How to Manage Financial Stress

Don’t let bad credit and money woes impact your health.

Posted on: August 19, 2019


To Finance or Not to Finance: A Guide to Big Purchases

Take a close look at that deal before you sign it. It may not be worth the long-term investment.

Posted on: August 16, 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


The Down-low on Down Payments

Should new homeowners still stick with the 20% down payment rule or put down less upfront to keep money in their savings?

Posted on: August 14, 2019


Ease the Financial Burden of Funding a Funeral

Apologies for getting a little grim...

Posted on: August 09, 2019


Can Medical Debt Affect Your Credit?

Unpaid medical bills can end up on your credit report.

Posted on: August 08, 2019


How to Avoid Financial Tunnel Vision

Obsessing about money—or lack thereof—can lead you to become more financially strapped and stressed than you were in the first place.

Posted on: July 19, 2019


5 Signs You’re Stuck in a Cycle of Debt

Feeling like you can’t get ahead on your bills? Living paycheck to paycheck and making minimum payments may confirm you need a new system.

Posted on: July 19, 2019


Cut the Coupons: How to Save Money on Groceries Without Them

Feeding your family doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg; here are money-saving tips to help keep your budget in the black.

Posted on: July 17, 2019