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Student Loan Scams

Student Loan Scams

July 17, 2020 - Student loan scams are on the rise. Scammers know you hate owing tens of thousands of dollars, so they're quick to offer you an easy - but completely bogus - way to free yourself from that debt. Or, they might falsely claim you owe the feds taxes on your debt. If you're already stressed about your student loans, that makes you an easy target.

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Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method: What's the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method: What's the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

July 3, 2020 - Debt is the ultimate killjoy. It can destroy a budget, make long-term financial planning impossible, and shadow every purchase you make with guilt. No one wants to live with that debt burden. But how do you kiss your debt goodbye? Let's take a look at two popular approaches for paying down debt and explore the pros and cons of each.

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6 Mistakes People Make In Their 20s And How To Fix Them

6 Mistakes People Make In Their 20s And How To Fix Them

June 26, 2020 - Did you spend your 20s making financial decisions that served you well in the moment, but may not have been particularly responsible? You now realize that those decisions are going to cost you big. Luckily, it's not too late to fix the financial mistakes we all make when we're young and blissfully ignorant. Here are six of the most common mistakes people make in their 20s and how to fix them.

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Should I Take the Zero-Percent Financing Offered by the Dealer?

Should I Take the Zero-Percent Financing Offered by the Dealer?

May 22, 2020 - Does a zero-percent loan for a new car sound like a great deal? Sure, you would not be paying interest on your car, but you could be giving up other offers that would make better sense! Here are 4 things to consider before choosing zero-percent financing.

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Why Does My Credit Score Matter?

Why Does My Credit Score Matter?

May 15, 2020 - Do you know your credit score? Do you know how it is calculated and what it means? It affects just about every facet of your life, so knowing what makes it rise or fall is important. We have got the info you need to get things in order!

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