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Building your Financial Life: Spring Cleaning your Finances

Spring cleaning your house is great, but while you're at it, you should give your financial house a deep clean, too.

Posted on: May 20, 2019


Building your Financial Life: The Taxman Cometh

Taxes are complicated. That's why this month's OppLoans Budget Guide will help you navigate filing season and offer some great tips on how to spend your refund wisely.

Posted on: March 28, 2019


Building Your Financial Life: Budgeting for Beginners

This monthly budget guide–complete with a free downloadable template–will help you take control of your finances and start putting your money to work for you.

Posted on: February 25, 2019


The 12 Worst Financial Scandals In History

From the "OG" Ponzi himself through "Count Victor Lustig" (we're pretty sure he was a vampire too) and all-time favorite Bernie Madoff, these are the 12 biggest financial scandals of all time!

Posted on: June 11, 2018


How to Avoid the High Interest Rates on Bad Credit Loans

So you need a personal loan but you've got bad credit. You've heard that will mean higher interest rates, but is that always the case? And is there a way to find a lender who can actually help you improve your credit? You bet there is. Here are the details.

Posted on: May 21, 2018


How Bad Credit Can Affect Your Utilities

Everybody knows that bad credit can affect your ability to borrow money. But did you also know that it could also force you to pay more for your basic utilities?

Posted on: May 15, 2018


5 Things You Didn't Know Could Hurt Your Credit
5 Surprising Ways You Can Hurt Your Credit Score

Everyone knows that missing a payment can hurt your credit, but did you know that applying for credit can also lower your score?

Posted on: May 08, 2018


Introducing How to Money! Episode One: APR

Hey readers, we’ve got some exciting news! We at the OppLoans Financial Sense blog are launching an ongoing video series called “How to Money.” Every episode we’ll tackle about money and... how to do it. Let's get started!

Posted on: August 07, 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