Money at the Movies: Will The Oscars Reward a Box Office Winner or a Total No-Show?

Black Panther and Bohemian Rhapsody were international smash hits, while Roma drastically increased its viewership by skipping theatres entirely.

Posted on: February 21, 2019


So You Got Hit With an Overdraft Fee … Now What?

Overdraft protection is like a net; it's there to catch you when you fall. But once you've been hit with an overdraft fee, here's what you can do to pick yourself up again.

Posted on: February 21, 2019


How Will a Cash Advance Loan Affect Your Credit?

One of the many annoying things about cash advances is that they can't help your score, but they can definitely hurt it.

Posted on: February 20, 2019


The Broke Person’s Guide to Throwing Parties

Throwing a party is supposed to be fun, but spending way too much money to host one isn't fun at all—especially when you're already broke.

Posted on: February 20, 2019


Cash Advance Loans: Here’s 4 Things You Should Know

Cash advance loans are supposed to be an easy way to cover emergency expenses, but they could end up trapping you in a long-term cycle of debt.

Posted on: February 19, 2019


What’s The Most Important Part of Your Credit Score?

There are five different categories that make up your credit score, and one of them makes up over one-third of your score all by itself.

Posted on: February 18, 2019


What Kind of Cash Advance Are You Looking For?

There are better ways to cover a financial shortfall than by taking a cash advance, but some cash advances are even riskier than that.

Posted on: February 15, 2019


How Have Movie Stars’ Salaries Changed Over Time?

Movie star salaries have actually gone down in recent decades, but don't worry, shares of the box office have been keeping Hollywood's biggest stars in the green.

Posted on: February 14, 2019


Here’s Why Your Tax Refund Might Be Smaller This Year

Remember when The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was passed and then you saw a bump in your take-home pay? Yeah, about that ...

Posted on: February 14, 2019


Should You Get a Cash Advance on Your Tax Refund?

Sure, you could get your tax refund money a few weeks early, but even a Refund Anticipation Loan (RAL) with zero interest still usually comes at a cost.

Posted on: February 13, 2019