Bad Credit Helper: How To Shop For a Credit Counselor
Bad Credit Helper: Do You Need Credit Counseling?

If your debt load has left you swimming in high interest rates and bad credit, then credit counseling might be a way out. Three industry experts explain the basics of exactly how the process works.

Posted on: May 19, 2017

How to Keep Your Bad Credit From Getting Worse

As Isaac Newton once said, “Credit in motion will stay in motion.” Or something like that. The point is, it can be really difficult to turn your credit around once it starts trending the wrong way. It takes real dedication and effort to turn your credit score around.

Posted on: May 18, 2017

Can Bad Credit Keep You From Getting That Apartment?

Bad credit can make a lot of things in life harder, including getting that sweet new apartment. When it comes to applying and paying for a new apartment, how can you make the best of a bad credit situation?

Posted on: May 18, 2017

What Does “Pay Yourself First” Mean?

Getting your paycheck feels great. Watching your paycheck disappear into rent, utilities, and debt payments? Not so much. Make sure you're not forgetting to pay the most important party on your list: Yourself!

Posted on: May 16, 2017

How You Can Get Cheaper Pet Care Without Cheaping Out

You love your pet. And if money was no issue, they'd have a huge yard, unlimited toys, and a professional back scratcher to follow them around all day. But unfortunately, we live in the real world. So when it comes to your fur babies, how far can you stretch the dollars you do have?

Posted on: May 15, 2017

How to Prepare (and Recover) From Summer Storms for Less!

Hot air + moisture = summer storms.
Flooding + window damage = costly repairs.
Here's how to protect your home and wallet from crazy summer weather!

Posted on: May 12, 2017

Avoiding Payday Loans: How to Deal With a Bounced Paycheck

When a bounced paycheck leaves you scrambling, a payday loan can seem like a pretty good solution, right? Think again. Follow these tips and savings strategies to make sure you can handle your bounced paycheck without a dangerous payday loan.

Posted on: May 12, 2017

bad credit versus no credit
Are “Bad Credit” and “No Credit” the Same Thing?

If you think that having bad credit and having no credit are the same thing, well guess again. These are different problems that require different kinds of solutions.

Posted on: May 11, 2017

How Not to Get Ripped off by Your Mechanic

Car repairs are expensive even when your mechanic is honest. Here's how to make sure their honest so you don't spend even more.

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Tips to Make Your Electronics Last Longer

Do you really want to save money? Getting the most out of your electronics is a great way to do it!

Posted on: May 09, 2017