Financial Health

Credit Card Closing Date vs. Payment Due Date asset 1Credit Card Closing Date vs. Payment Due Date
September 20, 2021
When are you supposed to pay your credit card? Is it the end of the billing cycle, when you get your statement or a different date? Read this article to ensure you pay on time to protect your credit. Read more.
What is buy now pay later (or BNPL)?What Is Buy Now Pay Later?
September 15, 2021
Have you seen a “buy now, pay later” option in your shopping cart lately? The BNPL provider allows retailers to give their customers installment payment options. So, how does this work? Read on to find out more. Read more.
What happens to debt if you go to jail Header-01What Happens to Debt When You Go to Jail?
July 22, 2021
Going to jail is a difficult enough experience on its own, without the financial and credit trouble it also can bring. You can avoid making a rough situation rougher by taking care of your finances beforehand if possible. Read more.
Self, Low-income internet headerLow-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.
Woman with multiple arms full of purchasesWhat is Impulse Buying? And How to Stop It
December 22, 2020
With a little mindful effort, you can curb impulse buying. Here's how to do it. Read more.
Car on top of a rent to own guideRent to Own: The Complete Guide
December 17, 2020
Is renting to own ever a good idea? That depends. This is a complex topic, so we’ve broken it down for you. Read more.
self-money-lies-headerTop 10 Money Lies We Tell Ourselves and Others
December 4, 2020
Compare your own attitudes and behavior toward money to the rest of the country. This new survey reveals differences in views on money by age, gender and location. Read more.
Man reading a book Financial Literacy for Beginners: The Basics
November 17, 2020
Learning the basics of money can help you avoid financial problems, reach your goals, and increase your quality of life. Get started with this guide. Read more.