How Do You Ask Someone to Be Your Cosigner?

If you don't have a great credit score or a large income, you might have to ask for help in order to get a loan or an apartment. What's the best way to go about it?

Posted on: July 10, 2018


What’s Up With Scams in Florida?

Scammers love targeting the elderly and—in case you hadn't heard—Florida is quite a popular destination for retirees.

Posted on: July 06, 2018


Which Online Streaming Service is the Best Deal?

Cutting the cord won't save you any cash if you sign up for every streaming service. Check out this handy-dandy guide to see which one is best for you.

Posted on: July 05, 2018


If You Have Bad Credit, a Letter of Explanation Could Help

A letter of explanation could be the difference between getting your loan application approved and having it denied.

Posted on: July 03, 2018


How to Protect Yourself from Payday Loan Call Scams

Scammers will try to intimidate you and collect on unpaid payday loans that—surprise twist—you never borrowed in the first place!

Posted on: July 02, 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


How to Make Money Online: The Ultimate Resale Guide

Cut the clutter in your closets and turn it into cold, hard cash. Selling your stuff online is easier than you think, if you know what you're doing.

Posted on: June 28, 2018


How to Financially Plan for Death

No one likes to think about their death or the death of a loved one, but that type of thinking can leave those left behind in some pretty dire financial straights.

Posted on: June 27, 2018


If You Have Bad Credit, Can You Qualify for a Debt Consolidation Loan?

If you want to consolidate your debt but you have a lousy credit score, you're going to run into the same problems as you would trying to apply for any other loan.

Posted on: June 27, 2018


Reverse Mortgages: How They Work and How to Shop For One Safely

Reverse mortgages allow homeowners to unlock the value they've built up in their home, but their utter complexity makes them fertile ground for scammers.

Posted on: June 22, 2018