Personal Finance Blog

Do balance transfers affect your credit scoreDo Balance Transfers Affect Your Credit Score?
September 28, 2023
A balancer transfer credit card can be an effective tool when paying off high interest debt, but can using on of these have an impact on your credit score? Read more.
DES-512Financial Planning When You're Juggling Debt
September 19, 2023
Dealing with debt while trying to stay on top of your bills is a lot to juggle, no doubt. The good news is there are ways you can still keep your money goals top of mind while paying off debt. Read more.
DES-505 2-2MoneyTok, Money Influencers: What Advice Is Good Advice?
September 11, 2023
Social media is full of “verified” money gurus. So, how do you separate the legit tips from the duds? Understanding the difference between credible and questionable financial advice requires two separate skills, and we break them both down. Read more.
U.S. National Debt Under Biden Self FinancialU.S. National Debt Under Biden
September 1, 2023
The U.S. national debt has changed during Biden's presidency, but just how much has the debt changed, and what has affected the debt during his presidency? Read more.
How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?
August 29, 2023
If you're wondering how often you should check your credit score and when is a good time to do it, check out this guide to learn more. Read more.
DES-475Why Building Credit Is Important for the LGBTQ+ Community
August 9, 2023
Building credit is one of the top financial priorities amongst the LGBTQ community. Credit may be even more crucial to this group because major life events, like transitioning and IVF require credit if you cannot pay out of pocket. Read more.
DES-449-2How to Manage Your Money in the Gig Economy
August 4, 2023
When your income goes up and down every month, it might feel like a nearly impossible task to stick to a budget. Here are some pointers on how to budget when you have multiple streams of income. Read more.
How to Get Approved for a Car LoanHow to Get Approved for a Car Loan
July 24, 2023
Find out how to get approved for a car loan if you're buying a new or used car on finance, and put yourself in a better position to qualify for an auto loan. Read more.