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

What Happens When You Bounce a Check?

For the most part, things that bounce are really fun. But when it comes to bouncing checks, there's no fun in sight.

Posted on: October 01, 2018

What It Really Means to Cosign a Loan

If you wouldn't be comfortable taking out a given loan for yourself, then you'll want to think twice about cosigning that loan for someone else.

Posted on: September 28, 2018

What’s the Quickest Way to Fix Bad Credit?

In order to find the best—or the fastest—way to fix your credit score, you'll have to reckon with why your score is bad in the first place.

Posted on: September 27, 2018

What Happens When You Can’t Pay Back Your Personal Loan

If you default on your personal loan, you're going to enter a world of debt collectors and garnished wages. Instead, try talking to your lender first.

Posted on: September 27, 2018

What Gets Discharged During Bankruptcy? (And What Doesn’t?)

If you're filing for bankruptcy, you shouldn't expect that all your debts are going to vanish overnight. Some debts can't be discharged through bankruptcy, period.

Posted on: September 26, 2018

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

The Broke Person’s Guide to Dating

There are a lot of problems with dating that we can't help you with. But when it comes to dating on the cheap, we totally got you.

Posted on: September 25, 2018

Rocky Mountain High-Waisted Pants: What Are the Best States for Retirement?

There are great, affordable states to spend your retirement in beside Florida, you know. But if we're being perfectly honest, Florida is still one of the best.

Posted on: September 21, 2018

Never Trust and Always Verify: How to Avoid Getting Scammed Over Email

A scammer can make their emails look like they're from your boss, a trusted retailer, or your best friend. Here's how to stop them from stealing your identity.

Posted on: September 20, 2018