“Couldn’t We Call Them Loan Lions? Or Loan Vipers?” by a Shark

Sharks deserve better than being compared to predatory lenders. We might be a little intimidating, but those guys are the real monsters.

Posted on: February 16, 2018

How to Calculate the Cost of Your Cash Advance

There are many great ways to use a credit card, but taking out a cash advance is NOT one of them!

Posted on: February 16, 2018

When Should You Refinance a Bad Credit Loan?

If you have a payday loan, you'll probably want to sit tight. But with a bad credit installment loan, refinancing could really help.

Posted on: February 15, 2018

Is Valentine’s Day a Fake Holiday?

Would you believe that the holiday got its start 2,000 years ago as a drunken, violent and raucous Roman fertility festival? You would? Us too.

Posted on: February 14, 2018

The OppLoans #BigSavings Sweepstakes

We're giving away $100 to two lucky winners on Facebook and Twitter. All you need to do is tell us what you're saving for in 2018!

Posted on: February 14, 2018

An Apple a Day Keeps the Bad Credit Away

*None of these are apples. These are financial tips to help you improve your credit rating. Do not try and use these to make a pie. It won't work.

Posted on: February 13, 2018

Know Money, Win Money! Episode 14: Winter Brewfest

We asked a bunch of beer-loving Chicagoans questions about the financial side of the beer business. Winners got some extra beer money!

Posted on: February 09, 2018

5 Financial Facts About the Olympics That Might Surprise You

Find out which countries pay their athletes the most for winning medals and what sports are the most expensive to compete in!

Posted on: February 09, 2018

What if Animals Had Credit Scores?

We're taking a break from answering your most pressing bad credit-related questions by answering a question you definitely weren't asking.

Posted on: February 09, 2018

Should Bad Credit be a Dating Dealbreaker?

When it comes to dating dealbreakers, just how bad is bad credit?

Posted on: February 06, 2018