The OppLoans #Money #Resolutions Sweepstakes!

We’ll be giving away $100 on Facebook and Twitter to two lucky winners. All you have to do is tell us your New Year’s Money Resolution!

Posted on: January 03, 2018


From Budget to Baller: 6 Tips to Grow Your Money

Before you can start contributing to a 401k, you need to get your short-term finances together. That means making a budget and building an emergency fund.

Posted on: December 29, 2017


Start Your New Year Out Right: Get a Credit Check!

Checking your credit report with TransUnion, Experian, or Equifax is not only free, it's an important first step to getting your finances in order.

Posted on: December 27, 2017



Know Your Car Repossession Rights

Worried you're getting behind on your car payments? Learn more about your repossession rights today before it's too late.

Posted on: December 22, 2017


How Much Has The Cost of Christmas Changed Since 1947?

In the 70 years since Miracle on 34th Street opened, the cost of a family Christmas has gone up. Like, way up.

Posted on: December 21, 2017


Spread Holiday Cheer Without Spending Holiday Cash

There are so many ways to spread the love this holiday season that don't involve racking up credit card debt or taking out an ill-advised personal loan.

Posted on: December 15, 2017


Know Money, Win Money! Episode 10: Christkindlmarket

On our latest episode of Know Money, Win Money, we the Christkindlmarket, a traditional German holiday market in the heart of Chicago.

Posted on: December 14, 2017


The OppLoans #Winterize It Sweepstakes!

We’re looking for your best tips for staying warm and saving money this winter season! Share your best winterizing hacks and you could win $100!

Posted on: December 13, 2017


How to Ask Friends and Family For Money

Asking your friends and family for money can be a dangerous proposition. Here are some best practices to make sure that it won't end in tears and anger.

Posted on: December 08, 2017