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


Are Balance Transfers a Good Way to Pay Down Debt?

If you can score a good promotional offer, a balance transfer could help supercharge your debt repayment—but it's not risk-free.

Posted on: March 29, 2018



Cash Advance or a Late Bill? What’s Worse?

The best way to avoid choosing between a late bill and a predatory cash advance loan is to be prepared ahead of time.

Posted on: March 06, 2018


What is VantageScore?

You might think that your FICO score is the only credit score out there—but you'd be wrong!

Posted on: February 12, 2019


Does Medical Debt Really Go Away After Seven Years?

Like all urban myths, the "seven-year rule" does contain a small kernel of truth. But sorry, folks, it's just not that easy.

Posted on: February 22, 2018