Personal Finance Blog

How Often Does Your Credit Score Update?

March 16, 2021

If you're wondering, how often does your credit score update, you're not alone. Keep reading for more information! Read more.

[Black Wealth] What Millennials Can Teach Us About Economics, Homeownership, & Sharing

March 11, 2021

Millennials are leading the charge when it comes to homeownership... Read more.

Credit Report vs. Credit Score: What’s the Difference?

March 10, 2021

Credit reports and credit scores are often confused. Keep reading to learn more about the differences between a credit report vs credit score! Read more.

Best-Paying Cities for Recent College Grads

March 9, 2021

Here are the best-paying cities for recent college graduates. Read more.

How Credit Reporting Works at Self

February 23, 2021

Confused about how credit reporting works at Self? Here's a detailed guide about credit reporting and your Self Credit Builder Account or Self Visa® Credit Card to clear things up! Read more.

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.