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How to Buy a House with Low Income

February 16, 2021

How you can afford a home if you’re in a lower income bracket? There are a variety of ways prospective homebuyers with a modest gross monthly income — but good credit — can purchase a home. There are even ways to buy a home with no credit at all. Read more.

What to Know About Self’s Unsecured Credit Limit Increase

February 9, 2021

Here's the lowdown on Self's unsecured credit limit increase, including who can get it, and how it could help you build credit. Read more.

Cities Where Women Outearn Their Husbands

February 4, 2021

While still the minority among married-couple households, here are the cities where the most women are outearning their husbands. Read more.

Low-Income Internet Access and Assistance

February 2, 2021

If internet access isn't in your budget, there are government or nonprofit programs that can help you get connected at discounted rates. Read more.

How to Pay Credit Card Bills Online

January 26, 2021

Learn how to pay your credit card bill online, including how much to pay and when. Read more.

What is a Preapproved Credit Card Offer? And Why Your Application May Still be Denied

January 19, 2021

Should you accept preapproval offers on credit cards? Here's what to know... Read more.

Cities With the Most Minority-Owned Startups

January 15, 2021

See which cities have the most minority-owned small businesses and startups. Read more.

What Steps Do You Have to Take to Get a Mortgage?

January 12, 2021

Here's a short guide to help you navigate the home loan process more smoothly. Read more.