Archive for: Credit & Debt

SoFi Offers Low-Interest Loans Without A Bank

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SoFi loans money for nearly any purpose, but it’s not a bank (and doesn’t use FICO scores). Learn more about SoFi personal loans, student loans, and more.

Debt Hangover? 6 Tactics To Pay Off Credit Card Debt Fast


Christmas cheer is a distant memory, but your credit card debt is still around. Get the tools you need to get out of credit card debt fast.

Affirm Lets You Finance Big Purchases Without Credit Cards

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An alternative to credit cards and personal loans, Affirm lets you finance large purchases from select merchants at the point-of-sale. Here’s how it works.

Different FICO Scores: Comparing The FICO Score 8, Bankcard Scores, Auto Scores And More


You might think that you know your credit score—but think again. Different lenders use different standards to determine your creditworthiness, and not knowing the details could cost you big time.

Top Credit Card Signup Bonuses: How To Earn $500 Or More


If you’ve got A+ credit, banks will actually pay you to open (and use) a new credit card. If you qualify, it’s real money in your pocket just for making your everyday purchases.

Credit Sesame Reveals The Secrets Of Your Credit Score


Credit Sesame offers totally free access to your credit score and credit report, free basic identity theft protection, plus tools to help you understand and improve your credit.

What Credit Score Do You Need To Get Approved For A Credit Card?

What credit score do you need to get approved for a credit card?

Being declined for a new credit card is frustrating. Improve your chances of approval by applying to cards that are suited to your credit score. Here we break down what credit scores are needed to get popular credit cards today.

11 Ways I Paid Off $80,000 Of Debt — In JUST 3 Years


I paid off $80,000 of credit card and student debt in just three years. Here are 11 tactics I used to pay off debt fast and regain control of my money.

Chase Slate Review


If you have good credit but are stuck paying off a high APR credit card balance, the Chase Slate credit card could save you hundreds of dollars and help you pay down your balance faster.

How To Finance An Engagement Ring


For something like a diamond, it’s obviously best to pay cash. But, we get it: You’re head-over-heels and you’re considering financing the ring so you can pop the question sooner. Here are the best ways to finance an engagement ring.