Financial Cents: Posts About Word of the Week

OppLoans Word of the Week: Debt Snowball

Posted on: October 10, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Term

A Term is the period of time before a loan must be repaid. It's a fairly simple concept but it can have a big impact on your finances. Learn the details about Terms here to keep your loans manageable!

Posted on: October 03, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Credit Score

Think of your credit score like a grade. And this grade follows you around wherever you go. It follows you to the bank when you're applying for a loan, it follows you to that new apartment you're hoping to rent, it even follows you when you're interviewing for a job! This grade might just be the most important grade you'll ever get.

Posted on: September 26, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Cash Advance

Just because you can use credit cards to get a cash "advance", doesn't mean you should. In fact, you definitely shouldn't. Here are the must-know facts.

Posted on: September 19, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Repossession

Different types of loans come with different advantages ... and risks. But it's safe to say that title loans are NEVER worth the risks they carry. And if you're looking for just one reason to steer clear of title loans, the threat of repossession should be enough. Learn the facts here.

Posted on: September 12, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Rollover

Most payday loan borrowers can’t make full repayments on time. That’s why they “roll” their loan over to extend the term, but at a huge cost. Here’s what you need to know to keep your money safe.

Posted on: August 29, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Annual Percentage Rate (APR)

You’ve heard of APR, but what is it? OppLoans breaks it down with a real-world example of how this number can help or hinder your financial future!

Posted on: August 22, 2016