Meet Our Latest OppU Achiever: Nicole Bratcher-Bouyer!

Congratulations to Nicole Bratcher-Bouyer, our latest recipient of the OppU Achievers Scholarship! She's got an astounding and impressive life story and an essay about learning financial lessons the hard way is a must-read!

Posted on: September 12, 2017


Cheapest Ways to Travel, Part One: The Journey

They say it's about the journey, not the destination. And, with costs, it's definitely true. Here's how you can save on the "travel" part of travel.

Posted on: September 12, 2017


Teaching Your Children How to Use Credit and Debt Responsibly

Ring ring ring! School is in session and it's time to teach your kids good credit and debt habits.

Posted on: September 08, 2017


How to Money, Episode Four: Debt to Income Ratio

Did you know that a debt to income ratio of 43 percent or below means you can get a Qualified Mortgage? What's that? You don't know what any of those words mean? Looks like you need our new episode of How to Money!

Posted on: August 30, 2017


Want to Raise Your Credit Score by 50 Points? Here Are Some Tips

It'll take a lot of planning and dedication but, here are some steps you can take to substantially improve your score.

Posted on: August 25, 2017


How to Money, Episode Three: Credit Scores

In this new episode of How to Money, we tackle credit scores: what they are, how they are created, and how you can keep yours healthy!

Posted on: August 22, 2017


Affordable Phone Plans to Avoid Bad Credit

Want a smartphone but don't want to spend an arm and a leg and then another leg to get one? Here's some advice for finding an affordable phone plan that won't put your credit score at risk.

Posted on: August 11, 2017


Know Money, Win Money! Episode One: Credit

We're giving away money to test your financial knowledge. Test your credit and personal finance know-how and take home some cold, hard cash!

Posted on: August 10, 2017


Secured Credit Cards: 3 Ways to Use One to Rebuild Bad Credit

These cards are available for folks with bad credit and using one responsibly can help fix your score.

Posted on: August 04, 2017


Style on a Budget: Get Trendy Clothes Without a Payday Loan

They say you should dress for the job you want, but unless the job you’re looking for is “professional schlub” you won’t be able to get by with cheap sweatpants and t-shirts.

Posted on: August 03, 2017