Here are 4 Very Bad Reasons to Get a Personal Loan

Avoiding high-cost predatory loans is great, but even the most affordable loans can pose a danger to your finances if they're being taken out for the wrong reason.

Posted on: November 29, 2018


What You Should Look for in a Prepaid Debit Card

Prepaid debit cards can be a great alternative for those who can't open a banking account, but watch out for those fees and restrictions!

Posted on: November 23, 2018


It’s Not Just You: Medical Costs Are Out of Control

There isn't any single reason that medical costs have gone up, but that just means there aren't any easy solutions either.

Posted on: October 25, 2018


Considering Overdraft Protection? Here Are the Pros and Cons

Overdraft protection can be a handy last line of defense. But the more you use it, the more dangerous it becomes to your financial wellbeing.

Posted on: October 22, 2018


Here’s How to Save on Movies Now That MoviePass is Probably Done

Beyond sticking with matinees and searching for regular coupons, several experts we spoke to recommended AMC's MoviePass competitor, Stubs A-List.

Posted on: September 13, 2018


Here’s Why College Students Should Avoid Payday Loans

College students are known for scraping by on a tight budget, which is why taking out a payday loan could send them spiraling into serious debt. 

Posted on: September 07, 2018


5 Personal Loans With Easy Approval (And Why That Can Be a Bad Thing)

While there are many great bad credit loans that come with easy approval, there are even more out there that are ... not so great. 

Posted on: September 06, 2018


How to Avoid AirBnB Scams

If there is a way to connect with strangers on the internet, you can be sure that scammers and other unsavory folk are using it to commit all kinds of fraud.

Posted on: September 05, 2018


What to Do When You Have Too Much Medical Debt

If you are suffering from crushing medical debt—something that is all too common—try talking directly to your provider to get your bills under control.

Posted on: August 24, 2018


How to Save Money as a Broke College Student

You can only eat so much instant ramen before you turn a blob of salt. Here are some ways that college students can stretch their budgets even further!

Posted on: August 22, 2018