To Lease or Not to Lease (a Car)

Can you lease a car with poor credit, and if so, is it even the best option?

Posted on: August 15, 2019


The Down-low on Down Payments

Should new homeowners still stick with the 20% down payment rule or put down less upfront to keep money in their savings?

Posted on: August 14, 2019


Why Did My Credit Score Drop?

Let’s count it down! Here are five reasons your credit score may have taken a hit.

Posted on: August 14, 2019


Renting When Your Credit Score Won’t Vouch for You

You have low credit, but need a place to live. What else can you do to lock in a lease?

Posted on: August 09, 2019


Ease the Financial Burden of Funding a Funeral

Apologies for getting a little grim...

Posted on: August 09, 2019


Can Medical Debt Affect Your Credit?

Unpaid medical bills can end up on your credit report.

Posted on: August 08, 2019


What are Balloon Payments?

Don’t let your loan blow up in your face.

Posted on: August 06, 2019


Credit Checks 101: the What, the When, and the Why

Not all credit checks are the same. Here's a rundown of how they can work both for and against you.

Posted on: August 01, 2019


Your Credit Score vs. Your Card Limits

How does one impact the other?

Posted on: August 01, 2019


What is Fair Credit?

Borrowers with a fair credit score have room for growth if they are willing to be persistent. 

Posted on: July 25, 2019