6 Reasons to Avoid Black Friday

Black Friday is here to separate you from your money. Don't let it! Here are the top 6 reasons this faux holiday is a turkey!

Posted on: November 22, 2017


How Much Do Common Football Injuries Cost Without Insurance?

Too many stars have gone down with common football injuries in 2017. So how much would these injuries cost a regular person?

Posted on: November 22, 2017


Mental Health Resources to Help During the Holidays

It's all too easy to get depressed around the holidays. Don't let this year be like all the others. Give yourself the gift of getting help!

Posted on: November 21, 2017


6 Costly Holiday Scams and How to Avoid Them

Phishing scams, fake websites, and even fraudulent letters to Santa all have a way of turning holiday cheer into holiday blues.

Posted on: November 18, 2017


Know Money, Win Money! Episode 8: Thanksgiving Football

We went to a Chicago Bears game and asked tailgaters some financial questions about two American traditions: football and Thanksgiving.

Posted on: November 15, 2017


How Student Athlete Insurance Protects Financial Futures

With specialized insurance policies like loss of value coverage, a drop on draft day could end up paying these athletes millions.

Posted on: November 13, 2017


Check Out Episode One of ‘OppU Answers,’ Our New Financial Advice Show!

Our brand new advice show takes real questions from our customers and turns them into fun, engaging answers from bonafide financial experts!

Posted on: November 10, 2017


The OppLoans #Thanksgiving Giveaway!

Give us your best tips for saving on food and festivities this Thanksgiving, and you can enter on Twitter and Facebook to win $100

Posted on: November 08, 2017


Is It Time to Break Up With Your Bank?

Like with any bad relationship, there will be tons of warning signs if you and your bank are a couple that's beyond repair.

Posted on: November 07, 2017


Know Money, Win Money! Episode 7: Financial Knowledge

We take the (very friendly) streets of Chicago to test people's knowledge of personal finance. Know Money, Win Money? Yes, please!

Posted on: November 03, 2017