Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

25 Little-Known Presidential Money Facts

Turns out that a number of famous U.S. Presidents weren't so great at managing their personal finances.

Posted on: February 19, 2018


“Couldn’t We Call Them Loan Lions? Or Loan Vipers?” by a Shark

Sharks deserve better than being compared to predatory lenders. We might be a little intimidating, but those guys are the real monsters.

Posted on: February 16, 2018


Is Valentine’s Day a Fake Holiday?

Would you believe that the holiday got its start 2,000 years ago as a drunken, violent and raucous Roman fertility festival? You would? Us too.

Posted on: February 14, 2018


5 Financial Facts About the Olympics That Might Surprise You

Find out which countries pay their athletes the most for winning medals and what sports are the most expensive to compete in!

Posted on: February 09, 2018


Should Bad Credit be a Dating Dealbreaker?

When it comes to dating dealbreakers, just how bad is bad credit?

Posted on: February 06, 2018


How Will The New Tax Law Affect You?

While you're getting your taxes filed for this year, it wouldn't hurt to look ahead to 2019 and how the new tax law will affect your finances.

Posted on: February 06, 2018


How Much Do People in Your State Spend on Valentine’s Day?

Find out which state is planning to spend the most and which two states are tied for last place with plans to spend a whopping zero dollars.

Posted on: February 05, 2018


Want to Avoid No Credit Check Loans? Build an Emergency Fund

When an unexpected bill rears its ugly head, an emergency fund will let you make ends meet without turning to high-interest predatory loans.

Posted on: January 29, 2018


Should You Invest in Bitcoin?

If you have a time machine and can travel back to 2009, then Bitcoin is a great investment option. Otherwise, there are a lot of risks to consider.

Posted on: January 24, 2018


How to Get Rich Quick in These 6 Fantasy Worlds

How does money work in the world of Star Wars, Harry Potter, or Pokemon? We dug deep into some of your favorite fantasy universes to find out!

Posted on: January 16, 2018