Personal Finance Blog

Bank vs. Credit Union - What’s the Difference?

August 18, 2020

Learn the differences between banks and credit unions, and how to decide which works best for you in this post. Read more.

Everything You Need to Know About Your Self Credit Builder Account Payout

August 14, 2020

Whether you’re thinking about opening a Self Credit Builder Account or you’re getting to the end of your term, this guide explains everything you need to know about your Self payout. Read more.

What Happens When You Default on Student Loans?

August 13, 2020

Here we look at what happens when you miss a student loan payment and some options for avoiding default. Read more.

How Does Student Loan Forbearance Affect Credit Scores?

August 13, 2020

College students are graduating with more student loan debt than ever. While forbearance might offer some relief, make sure you understand the impact it could have on your finances. Read more.

Getting a Loan After Bankruptcy

August 11, 2020

Bankruptcy can wreck your finances in the short-term. If you need to borrow money soon, here's what you can expect when getting a loan after bankruptcy. Read more.

How to Get Out of a Car Loan

August 6, 2020

Struggling with your car payments? Here are some options that could help you get out of your car loan. Read more.

What to Do About Bill Collectors

August 4, 2020

Here's a rundown of your rights and options and when it comes to debt collections. Read more.

Highest Paying Jobs You Don't Need A Bachelor's Degree To Get

August 3, 2020

Going to college to get a degree and higher paying job seems like the "normal" thing to do. But there are many professional jobs that pay high salaries that don't require a bachelor's degree. This research lists the highest paying jobs you can get without a bachelor's degree. Read more.