Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 3 of 3)

In the world of lending, especially for people who have less-than-stellar credit scores, a payday loan is like a racecar: expensive and dangerous. Installment loans, on the other hand, are more like the family car: safe and functional, it gets the kids to school, you to work, and you can rely on it year round.

Posted on: August 25, 2016


Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 2 of 3)

Think of your finances like a road trip: You’ll want a loan that will get you to your destination and keep you safe along the way.

Posted on: August 24, 2016


Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 1 of 3)

Installment loans can help you cover the distance between where you are and where you want to be financially. Let’s get under the hood and learn about personal installment loans here.

Posted on: August 23, 2016


OppLoans Word of the Week: Annual Percentage Rate (APR)

You’ve heard of APR, but what is it? OppLoans breaks it down with a real-world example of how this number can help or hinder your financial future!

Posted on: August 22, 2016


OppLoans Makes the Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies!

Inc. Magazine just released its annual Inc. 500 list and (drumroll please) OppLoans is one of the fastest-growing companies in America!

Posted on: August 17, 2016


Ask the Experts! An OppLoans Q&A with Financial Literacy Educator Beth Tallman

At OppLoans, we’re ensuring our customers have the best financial information available. Check out our talk with financial literacy educator Beth Tallman and get her advice on budgeting, starting an emergency fund, and getting ahead of your bills.

Posted on: August 12, 2016


How to Misuse a Personal Loan Today!

You can do a lot with a personal loan. And there’s also a lot you shouldn’t. Protect yourself from these misuses of a personal loan today!

Posted on: August 11, 2016


Real Bad Guys Aren’t Fun: Why Bad Credit Lenders Are No Suicide Squad

This weekend, while everyone is rooting for the bad guys in Suicide Squad, learn what real villainy looks like in the world of bad credit loans.

Posted on: August 05, 2016


Give Me Some Credit: Line of Credit VS Credit Card (3 of 3)

You’re probably familiar with what a credit card is and how to use it. But what about a line of credit? In many ways, it’s similar to a normal credit card, but there are also some big differences that can save (or cost) you money.

Posted on: August 05, 2016


Give Me Some Credit: The Risks and Rewards (2 of 3)

Just because credit cards are so widely used, it doesn’t mean they’re 100% safe. If you aren’t aware of best practices prior to spending, you may find yourself with “bad credit”, burdened with more debt than you can handle, or both. Learn the details in this OppLoans blog series.

Posted on: August 01, 2016