Can You Get a Title Loan Without a Car Title?

What’s in a name? Surely, title lenders don’t mean that you need a literal car title in order to get a title loan … right?

Posted on: July 16, 2018


What’s the Average APR for a Cash Advance?

The APRs for credit card cash advances are high, but the APRs for payday cash advance loans are so much higher.

Posted on: June 15, 2018


Can You Get a Cash Advance With No Job?

The answer to this question entirely depends on what type of cash advance you're talking about.

Posted on: June 08, 2018


The Pros and Cons of Pawn Shop Cash Advances

Pawning your valuables for some quick cash is a safer bet than taking out a predatory payday loan, but you're still putting a lot at risk.

Posted on: June 05, 2018


Does Extreme Couponing ACTUALLY Save You Money?

Is it really that simple to hack the power of the noble coupon? It depends on how much time you have. 

Posted on: June 04, 2018


The Pros and Cons (and Scams) of Trade School

If you do your research and know what industry you're interested in, trade school could be a great option--just make sure that your school isn't actually a scam.

Posted on: June 01, 2018


5 “Free Money” Scams to Avoid

Who doesn’t want “FREE MONEY”? Well, here’s the thing about free money: there is no such thing. Here are 5 “free money” scams you’ll want to avoid and some real-life actions you can take to right your financial ship today.

Posted on: May 29, 2018


Can a Payday Loan Company Take You to Court?

You know a payday loan can hurt your credit. But can failing to pay one back actually put you in front of a judge?

Posted on: May 22, 2018


Could You REALLY Pay Off a 3-Month Payday Loan in 3 Months?

Sure, a longer payday loan means more time to pay the loan off, but it also means higher costs—with no additional benefits.

Posted on: May 04, 2018


Saving Strategies to Avoid a High-Interest Cash Advance Loan

The best financial offense is a good financial defense.

Posted on: May 01, 2018