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


OppLoans is #219 on the Inc. 500 List!

We don’t like to brag, but sometimes news comes along that you've just got to share... OppLoans has been named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500!

Posted on: August 16, 2017


The OppLoans #RainyDay Sweepstakes!

OppLoans wants to help you start your emergency fund! All you have to do to enter is tell us what rainy-day expense you want to be financially ready for!

Posted on: August 16, 2017


5 Great Rewards Apps To Get You Free Money

Okay, so "free money" is a thing that really exists. But if you're looking to squeeze out some extra dollars (and who isn't these days?) then these five Rewards Apps are just the ticket!

Posted on: August 15, 2017


How to Money, Episode Two: Credit Cards

Episode two of our new web series covers some credit card basics and offers handy tips for how to use your card properly.

Posted on: August 14, 2017


Affordable Phone Plans to Avoid Bad Credit

Want a smartphone but don't want to spend an arm and a leg and then another leg to get one? Here's some advice for finding an affordable phone plan that won't put your credit score at risk.

Posted on: August 11, 2017