Personal Finance Blog

Personal Loans for a 500 Credit Score

June 30, 2020

Is a bad credit loan idea? And can you get one if you have a 500 credit score? Here's everything you need to know about personal loans if you have bad credit. Read more.

The Complete Guide to Prepaid Debit Cards

June 25, 2020

Get the pros and cons of prepaid debit cards, and how they stack up to other payment options, in this complete guide. Read more.

How Entrepreneur Stevie Boi Built His Credit to Launch His Business

June 23, 2020

See how entrepreneur Stevie Boi built his credit to launch his empire. Read more.

Credit Cards for Bad Credit

June 18, 2020

Get the complete guide to credit cards if you have bad credit in the 500-600 credit score range. Read more.

From Financial Rut to Financial Coach: The Story of Jernessa and Her Credit

June 16, 2020

Just a few years ago, Jernessa's finances were in trouble. Witness how she turned her life around, and now helps others do the same. Read more.

How a Struggling Single Mom Went From Homeless to Homeowner (and Beyond) By Building Credit

June 9, 2020

If Sharita could turn her financial life around, so can you. Learn how she transformed her finances and credit here. Read more.

Length of Credit History — Why It Matters and How It Impacts Your Credit Scores

June 2, 2020

How long you've been using credit impacts your credit score. Learn how, why, and what to do about it in this post. Read more.

Cities Where You Need To Work The Most Hours To Pay Rent

June 1, 2020

The cost of renting an apartment varies by city, but whether you can afford it also depends on your income. In some cities, you'll need to work longer than others to be able to afford the same size apartment. This research lets you compare U.S. cities. Read more.