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How Upstart Gives Loans To Young Adults Without Credit Scores

Upstart provides personal loans -- no credit required.

Upstart provides personal loans, no credit required. Upstart is geared towards for college graduates with good jobs who can’t get approved for traditional loans or credit cards simply because they haven’t used credit long enough.

How Do You Know When You’re Ready To Buy A Home?

How do you know when you're ready to buy a home?

Buying a house is one of the largest financial decisions of your life; but how do you know when you’re ready to buy a home? 5 questions to help you find out.

How To Find The Best Online Mortgage Lenders

The best online mortgage lenders: How to find a the best lender for you.

Internet-based mortgage companies often offer the best mortgage rates, but who are you really working with? We show you how to find the best online mortgage lenders and discuss when it’s worth getting your mortgage online versus working with a local bank or broker.

The $1 Million 401(k): Investing Strategy For 20- and 30-somethings

Ten Ways To Shake Up Your 401k

Your 401(k) has the potential to make you a millionaire. Here’s a simple, 10-step 401(k) strategy for 20- to 30-year olds to help you get the most from your retirement savings.

When Is It Time To Hire A Financial Advisor?

When is it time to hire a financial advisor?

While nearly everyone could benefit from working with a professional financial planner, the cost is often prohibitive. There comes a time, however, when paying for financial advice becomes a solid investment in your future. How do you know when it’s time to hire a financial advisor?

Shop At Target? The Target Red Card Is A No-brainer

Target Red Card

If you shop at Target, the Target Red Card saves you 5 percent, every time. As long as you pay it off in full each month (or get the debit card version), why wouldn’t you get this card?

3 Easy Ways You Can Be More Money-savvy Than Most Americans

Scrawl This Down- One In Three Americans Budget On A Scrap Of Paper

A majority of Americans do crazy things with their money. If you want to be better with your money than most, it’s not that difficult. Here’s where to start.

Credit Karma: The Best Place For Truly Free Credit Scores Now Offers Full Credit Reports

Credit Karma now offers free credit score and report.

Credit Karma — one of our favorite sites for getting a truly free credit score — announced this week it now offers free credit reports as well. There’s still no catch, which is why Credit Karma remains our favorite place to quickly and easily check your own credit data at absolutely zero cost.

Car Insurance Definitions: What Every Driver Needs To Know

Auto Insurance Basics Explained

Car Insurance. You probably have it, but do you fully understand it? You pay for auto insurance every month and will most likely make a claim or two… or three in your lifetime. It’s important to understand car insurance definitions and coverage types so you buy enough to protect yourself but not more than you need.

Student Loan Consolidation And Refinancing Guide

Student loan consolidation and refinancing: Frequently-asked questions.

Do you have too many student loans to keep track of? Get answers to frequently-asked questions on federal student loan consolidation loans and private student loan refinancing. Find out the pros and cons to consolidation, if you’re eligible, and how to apply.