Six Personal Finance Forums You Should Join Today

Instead of just combing through pages and pages of Google results looking for answers to your personal finance queries, join one of these six personal finance forums and ask your questions there!

Posted on: September 01, 2017


Flood Preparedness: 10 Expert DIY and Low-Cost Tips

While there's little you can do to prepare for Hurricane Harvey-level flooding, there's a lot you can to protect your home from more common types of floods and save yourself from costly repair bills later on.

Posted on: August 30, 2017


How to Money, Episode Four: Debt to Income Ratio

Did you know that a debt to income ratio of 43 percent or below means you can get a Qualified Mortgage? What's that? You don't know what any of those words mean? Looks like you need our new episode of How to Money!

Posted on: August 30, 2017


The OppLoans #HelpUsHelpYou Sweepstakes!

Taking care of your finances ain't easy, which is why we want to know what kinds of money questions you have! And we're giving away $200 to boot.

Posted on: August 30, 2017


Is Guaranteed Approval A Real Thing?

Promises of "guaranteed approval" are a sign that this no credit check loan is the bait in a predatory debt trap.

Posted on: August 28, 2017


Want to Raise Your Credit Score by 50 Points? Here Are Some Tips

It'll take a lot of planning and dedication but, here are some steps you can take to substantially improve your score.

Posted on: August 25, 2017


Know Money, Win Money! Episode Two: Payday Loans

If some weird guy came up to you on the street and promised you cash for answering questions about payday loans, would you say yes? See how these regular people fared on episode two of Know Money, Win Money!

Posted on: August 24, 2017


Three Common Financial Emergencies (And How to Handle Them)

Financial emergencies are going to happen, and they're going to take you by surprise. But if you're fully prepared for them, they won't be able to keep you down for long.

Posted on: August 23, 2017


How to Money, Episode Three: Credit Scores

In this new episode of How to Money, we tackle credit scores: what they are, how they are created, and how you can keep yours healthy!

Posted on: August 22, 2017


Can Bad Credit Prevent You from Opening a Bank Account?

A history of overdrawn accounts and/or bad checks could lead a bank to deny your application for a checking or savings account.

Posted on: August 17, 2017