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Showdown at Title Loan Corral

Everything’s bigger in Texas, including the risk of losing your car to repossession. Here’s why the Lone Star State is the wild west of car title lending…

Posted on: August 30, 2016

OppLoans Word of the Week: Rollover

Most payday loan borrowers can’t make full repayments on time. That’s why they “roll” their loan over to extend the term, but at a huge cost. Here’s what you need to know to keep your money safe.

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Finance Friday: The End of Summer

There’s still time to check those final summer to-do’s off your list. So while you’re squeezing in one final pool day or finishing off that last beach read, take a second to review this week’s best money tips and personal finance stories. After all, next month’s pumpkin spice lattes aren’t going to pay for themselves!

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 3 of 3)

In the world of lending, especially for people who have less-than-stellar credit scores, a payday loan is like a racecar: expensive and dangerous. Installment loans, on the other hand, are more like the family car: safe and functional, it gets the kids to school, you to work, and you can rely on it year round.

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 2 of 3)

Think of your finances like a road trip: You’ll want a loan that will get you to your destination and keep you safe along the way.

Posted on: August 24, 2016

Installment Loans: More Mileage for Your Money (Part 1 of 3)

Installment loans can help you cover the distance between where you are and where you want to be financially. Let’s get under the hood and learn about personal installment loans here.

Posted on: August 23, 2016

OppLoans Word of the Week: Annual Percentage Rate (APR)

You’ve heard of APR, but what is it? OppLoans breaks it down with a real-world example of how this number can help or hinder your financial future!

Posted on: August 22, 2016

OppLoans Makes the Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies!

Inc. Magazine just released its annual Inc. 500 list and (drumroll please) OppLoans is one of the fastest-growing companies in America!

Posted on: August 17, 2016

Ask the Experts! An OppLoans Q&A with Financial Literacy Educator Beth Tallman

At OppLoans, we’re ensuring our customers have the best financial information available. Check out our talk with financial literacy educator Beth Tallman and get her advice on budgeting, starting an emergency fund, and getting ahead of your bills.

Posted on: August 12, 2016

How to Misuse a Personal Loan Today!

You can do a lot with a personal loan. And there’s also a lot you shouldn’t. Protect yourself from these misuses of a personal loan today!

Posted on: August 11, 2016