Can a No Credit Check Loan Actually Hurt Your Credit?

When you're in a jam, a "no credit check loan" may look like a lifeline. But is it? Look a little closer and learn the details before you step into a debt trap that will leave you worse off than you were in the first place.

Posted on: February 08, 2017

The Lendee Awards!

Do you watch the Oscars? How about The Razzies? Whether they’re handing out high honors or sharp pokes in the eye, awards season can be a fun way to watch the stars jockey for attention. This year, we're giving it a go with our first annual Lendee Awards! We’ll be handing out hardware to all types lenders and financial products—from the very best to the absolute worst.

Posted on: February 03, 2017

6 No Credit Check Loan Red Flags

The combination of a financial emergency and less-than-perfect credit can make anyone feel hopeless. If that describes you, you may be considering a "no credit check loan." But which loans are safe? And which are just debt traps in disguise? Our experts break it down for you here!

Posted on: February 03, 2017

20 Affordable Valentine’s Day Gifts

Going out on Valentine's Day is expensive. And that's before you even get to the gift giving. Save yourself some financial heartache this Valentine's Day and go with a wallet-friendly gift for your loved one!

Posted on: February 01, 2017

6 Common Credit Myths Debunked!

Sure, credit can seem complex. But once you separate the myths from the facts, you might be surprised how manageable it all really is. Rod Griffin, the Director of Public Education for Experian, breaks it all down for you!

Posted on: January 27, 2017

10 Ways to Save Money This Valentine’s Day

We know you can do better than dinner and a movie. This Valentine's Day, why not spend less money and have more fun? We've pulled together some wild and out-there ideas to enjoy the upcoming romantic holiday a little bit differently (and for a little less cash) this year. Enjoy!

Posted on: January 27, 2017

6 Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

This Valentine's Day, don't let heartbreaking prices keep you and your significant from having a ball! Relationship expert Samantha Daniels gives you 6 date night ideas that are big on romantic fun and low on price!

Posted on: January 25, 2017

Let’s Get “Creducated”!

Do you know your credit score? More importantly, do you know how to improve it? We spoke with Rod Griffin, the Director of Public Education for Experian, for a review of the basics of credit to help you live a better, more informed financial life now!

Posted on: January 20, 2017

Managing Money and Relationships with Jessica Moorhouse

Can financial responsibility be romantic? Well, it's certainly better than debt. Financial expert Jessica Moorhouse breaks down the best way for couples to manage money together!

Posted on: January 18, 2017

5 Tips for Smarter Shopping for an Alternative Energy Supplier

Are you feeling the freeze of winter? Or the sticker shock of your home energy bills? Alternative energy companies promise lower rates and while sometimes they deliver, there are also scammers out there looking to lock you into deceptive contracts. This winter, keep your home warm and your finances safe by following these tips from OppLoans!

Posted on: January 18, 2017