How to Avoid a Costly Breakdown On Your Summer Road Trip

Taking a road trip this summer? Eighty percent of Americans are. But forty percent aren't prepared for a roadside breakdown. Here's what you can do today to save money, time and agony tomorrow!

Posted on: July 10, 2017


Six Finance Experts You Should Follow Right Now

When it comes to getting money advice, don't trust any rando "expert". Look to professions with a proven history of expertise in savings, budgeting, buying and borrowing. Experts like these!

Posted on: July 10, 2017


Need Cash Fast? Try These 10 Great Side Hustles

Surprise! Your car started belching smoke and now you’re facing a hefty mechanic’s bill! If you don’t have the savings to pay for repairs, why not earn some fast cash with a side hustle? Here are 10 great ways to earn some extra money—and earn it quickly!

Posted on: July 07, 2017


The OppLoans #SummerSavings Sweepstakes!

You love summer. You love affordable summer activities. Would you also love free money? Enter the OppLoans #SummerSavings Sweepstakes for a chance to win $100!

Posted on: July 07, 2017


What to Do When You Lose Your Job

If you've lost you job suddenly, you might not know where to turn or how to keep your financial ship afloat. Here's the expert advice about what to do before or right after a job loss.

Posted on: July 06, 2017


How to Use Credit Cards: 3 Basic Tips

Are your credit cards working for you... or against you? Use these 3 simple credit card tips to make sure your credit cards are helping you and not holding you back!

Posted on: July 06, 2017


How to Throw a Cheap Pool Party (That’s Still Awesome)!

It's hot outside, so take some time to cool off. These cheap pool party ideas will set you up for fun in the sun!

Posted on: July 05, 2017


Need Money Advice? These 6 Twitter Accounts Are a Must-Follow!

Twitter's great for self-promotion, political arguments, and... financial advice? It can be! Here are six of our favorite financial feeds to follow today!

Posted on: June 30, 2017


12 Tips For a Bad Credit Makeover (Part 2)

Making over a bad credit score isn’t as easy making over your best friend, but the rewards are a lot longer lasting. Here are tips #7 through #12 for how to raise your credit score and secure your financial future!

Posted on: June 30, 2017


Meet Our Latest OppU Achiever: Tyler Stock!

Congratulations to Tyler Stock, our latest recipient of the OppU Achievers Scholarship! We loved his essay about the importance of financial literacy and are thrilled to offer him $2,500 to help pay for his upcoming college tuition. Go, Tyler!

Posted on: June 29, 2017