7 Ways to Avoid Overdraft Fees

While there aren't any ways to escape overdraft fees altogether (even if you opt out of overdraft protection) there are still many ways to keep them at bay.

Posted on: March 28, 2019


Building your Financial Life: The Taxman Cometh

Taxes are complicated. That's why this month's OppLoans Budget Guide will help you navigate filing season and offer some great tips on how to spend your refund wisely.

Posted on: March 28, 2019


Should You Drive for a Rideshare as Your Side Hustle?

Ridesharing can be a source of regular side income, with the added benefit of a flexible schedule, but that road is not without its bumps.

Posted on: March 27, 2019


Expert Roundup: 13 Signs You’re Being Scammed

If you get a weird email from a friend or family member asking for money—or worse, asking for your personal financial info—then it's almost certainly a scam.

Posted on: March 27, 2019


How Are Cash Advances Different from Regular Credit Card Transactions?

Cash advances let you use your credit card to take out paper money—which can be handy—but the extra costs for doing so are going to add up fast.

Posted on: March 26, 2019


10 Tips to Nail Your Job Interview

Are you prepared for interviewers to throw you a curveball? Do you have questions of your own ready about the role and the company? How should you dress?

Posted on: March 25, 2019


Here are the 10 Weirdest Taxes in History

If you really hate taxes, then may we suggest not getting your bagels sliced in New York City and not wearing a beard in Tsar Peter the Great's Russia.

Posted on: March 22, 2019


Here’s Why Focus Groups Are an Ideal Side Hustle

Without committing to a new routine or schedule, focus groups offer the incentive of a side hustle without the time burden.

Posted on: March 22, 2019


How to Handle Debt Collection Scams

Fake debt collectors call people and try to trick them into paying up for expired or even entirely nonexistent "phantom" debts.

Posted on: March 21, 2019


Should You Buy or Lease a Car? Here Are the Pros and Cons

While it all comes down to what works best for you, leasing a car usually works better for occasional drivers—and comes with lower payments to boot!

Posted on: March 21, 2019