Financial News

hours to pay rent 00 Apartment building New York-MKHPTDCities 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.
Self logo on sunset sky backgroundAustin Fintech Veteran Joins Self as CFO
May 18, 2020
Local fintech veteran Adam Chibib joins Self to drive the company to the next level. Read more.
This is an image of a nurse working in a hospital.Research: U.S. Healthcare Workers by City
April 2, 2020
This new research looks at the ratio of healthcare workers per capita by city in the U.S. While this information is important in light of the current coronavirus pandemic, longer term it's worth considering as part of your decision about where to live and work. Read more.
uninsured 00 Hospital-CEDA4PResearch: Rates of Uninsured Americans by City
March 25, 2020
Your finances, health insurance and health are linked. This research, prompted by the spread of COVID-19, looks at insurance rates by city in the U.S. Read more.
An image of houses with cars parked on the street in frontAmerica's 2019 Investment Choices
February 11, 2019
We asked America what they wanted to invest in for 2019. Here's what they chose in an easy-to-digest infographic form. Read more.
An image of a credit score meter ranging from poor to goodWhat Is UltraFICO And What Does It Mean For You?
December 28, 2018
More lenders are interested in using alternative data to determine creditworthiness. The UltraFICO incorporates your bank account data in its score, which may benefit people with little or no credit history. Read more.
A financial advisor explains a document to a senior coupleSelf Teams Up With Neighborhood Trust
October 2, 2018
Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners, a nonprofit social enterprise, is partnering with Self, the fintech that’s on a mission to help consumers responsibly build credit and save, to integrate the fintech product into Trusted Advisor, its workplace financial wellness benefit. Read more.