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6 Reasons to Avoid Black Friday

Black Friday is here to separate you from your money. Don't let it! Here are the top 6 reasons this faux holiday is a turkey!

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How Much Do Common Football Injuries Cost Without Insurance?

Too many stars have gone down with common football injuries in 2017. So how much would these injuries cost a regular person?

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Mental Health Resources to Help During the Holidays

It's all too easy to get depressed around the holidays. Don't let this year be like all the others. Give yourself the gift of getting help!

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6 Costly Holiday Scams and How to Avoid Them

Phishing scams, fake websites, and even fraudulent letters to Santa all have a way of turning holiday cheer into holiday blues.

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Know Money, Win Money! Episode 8: Thanksgiving Football

We went to a Chicago Bears game and asked tailgaters some financial questions about two American traditions: football and Thanksgiving.

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How Student Athlete Insurance Protects Financial Futures

With specialized insurance policies like loss of value coverage, a drop on draft day could end up paying these athletes millions.

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Check Out Episode One of ‘OppU Answers,’ Our New Financial Advice Show!

Our brand new advice show takes real questions from our customers and turns them into fun, engaging answers from bonafide financial experts!

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The OppLoans #Thanksgiving Giveaway!

Give us your best tips for saving on food and festivities this Thanksgiving, and you can enter on Twitter and Facebook to win $100

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Is It Time to Break Up With Your Bank?

Like with any bad relationship, there will be tons of warning signs if you and your bank are a couple that's beyond repair.

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Know Money, Win Money! Episode 7: Financial Knowledge

We take the (very friendly) streets of Chicago to test people's knowledge of personal finance. Know Money, Win Money? Yes, please!

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20 Tips for an Amazing Thanksgiving on a Budget

Want a Thanksgiving feast that won't gobble gobble gobble up your emergency savings? We're here to save the day, pilgrim!

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Meet Our Latest OppU Achiever: Salih Zainulabdeen!

Congratulations to Salih Zainulabdeen, a sophomore at the University of Rochester and the latest recipient of the $2,500 OppU Achievers Scholarship!

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Know Your Credit Score: New Credit Inquiries

In the final post of this five-part series, we cover your new credit inquiries and how hard checks and softs checks will affect your score differently.

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The OppLoans Frugal Fall Giveaway!

Let us know your favorite affordable fall activity and you can enter to win $100 on Twitter and Facebook!

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Beware The Scary Debt Monsters!

As Halloween approaches, we here at the OppLoans Financial Sense Blog are want to warn you about some of the scariest monsters out there: the Debt Monsters!

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