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

Give Me Some Credit: The History of Modern Credit Cards (1 of 3)

Credit and credit cards have become a part of everyday life for most Americans. Odds are you have one in your wallet right now. So what is credit anyway? If you’re in need of a bad credit loan, our look at the history of credit cards may be of great interest to you.

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Never Payday: An Electoral Guide to Fast Cash Loans

The best politicians are the ones that keep their promises and the same is true with fast cash lenders. To get a better idea of which fast cash loans to avoid and which to trust, we’re holding a little election of our own. May the best loan win.

Posted on: July 28, 2016

The Finance Olympics: 4 Steps to Win Gold

We’re 24 days away from the 2016 Summer Olympics! But you can get the same Olympic-level thrill of achievement today by going for the gold in the personal finance Olympics!

Posted on: July 22, 2016

5 Personal Loan Dangers (and How to Avoid Them!)

A personal loan is like a trail map: Use it correctly and you can reach your financial destination. Use it incorrectly, and you can fall further into debt. Before selecting a loan or a lender, check out these five common personal loan dangers (and how to avoid them)!

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Finance In The Federation: Captain’s Blog, Stardate 94159.32

Excited for the new Star Trek movie? Us too! Join OppLoans as we voyage into the stars to learn financial lessons to help us live long and prosper today!

Posted on: July 21, 2016