What’s a Trade War and Do I Really Need to Care?

Trade wars are the petty schoolyard fights of international politics, only with billions of dollars and thousands (maybe millions) of jobs on the line.

Posted on: October 31, 2018


5 Tips for Turning Bad Credit into Good Credit

There's no magic spell to turn a lousy credit score into a stellar one. But there are still plenty of steps you can take to fix bad credit.

Posted on: October 30, 2018


How the Affordable Housing Shortage is Hurting Your Bank Account

There aren't enough affordable home and apartments to go around, which means that rent and mortgage payments are taking a big bite out of people's paychecks.

Posted on: October 29, 2018


7 Tips for Eating Out on the Cheap

Eating out can be a lovely way to treat yourself. So heed these expert tips and start stretching your restaurant budget even further!

Posted on: October 26, 2018


10 Tips to Protect Your Money for Cyber Security Awareness Month

Want to hear something really scary this Halloween season? If you don't keep your information safe online, scammers will be able to steal your identity and drain your bank accounts.

Posted on: October 25, 2018


It’s Not Just You: Medical Costs Are Out of Control

There isn't any single reason that medical costs have gone up, but that just means there aren't any easy solutions either.

Posted on: October 25, 2018


The OppLoans Fun & Frugal Halloween Giveaway!

Let us know how you plan to cut costs this Halloween and you could win $100 on Facebook and Twitter!

Posted on: October 24, 2018


8 Financial Tips for Freelancers

Working freelance means being prepared to hustle for your next gig, save money to cover late payments, and maybe even becoming a corporation!

Posted on: October 23, 2018


Considering Overdraft Protection? Here Are the Pros and Cons

Overdraft protection can be a handy last line of defense. But the more you use it, the more dangerous it becomes to your financial wellbeing.

Posted on: October 22, 2018


How to Save Money on Glasses and Contacts

Eyewear can get expensive in a hurry. Here are ways to fix your poor vision without breaking your poor bank account!

Posted on: October 19, 2018