Financial Cents: Posts About Title Loans

With Bad Credit Loans, the Size of Your Payments Is Key

Sure, being able to pay back a loan in only two weeks sounds great. But if the payment for that loan is too big for you to handle, you could enter a dangerous cycle of debt.

Posted on: November 20, 2018


5 States Where People Need to Watch Out for Predatory Title Loans

Title loans are illegal in many states, but where they are allowed they can all too easily trap borrowers into a predatory cycle of high-interest debt.

Posted on: November 16, 2018


5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Taking out a Bad Credit Loan

Once you answer these questions, that short-term loan payday loan you've been eyeing might not look like such a great idea anymore.

Posted on: November 13, 2018


Your Guide to Escaping a Debt Trap

Being deep in debt can feel like you're sinking in quicksand. But hope is not lost! Here are some tips to help you plan your debt trap escape.

Posted on: November 08, 2018


Is Your Bad Credit Loan Amortized? If It’s Not, Here’s Why It Should Be

If you think all bad credit loans are the same, you are sorely mistaken. Non-amortized loans can easily trap borrowers in a dangerous cycle of debt.

Posted on: October 02, 2018


5 Personal Loans With Easy Approval (And Why That Can Be a Bad Thing)

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


Can You Get a Title Loan Without a Car Title?

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


“Uh-Oh, I Need Money Now!” 4 Fast Cash Options for People With Bad Credit

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


Make Sure Your Bad Credit Loan Has Payments You Can Afford

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


5 Need-to-Know Facts About Title Loans

If you're in need of quick cash, car title lenders are happy to swoop in and offer their services. But if you actually want to keep your car, you'll want to steer clear of title loans. Here are 5 "need to know" facts about car title loans.

Posted on: September 13, 2016