Borrowing and Repaying Loans
- The Enticing Trap of Payday Loans
Payday loans—also called cash advance loans, check advance loans, deferred deposit loans, and post-dated check loans—are short-term, high-interest loans from a payday lender’s store, online, or even from some banks.
- Worst Advice About Debt
Advice is cheap. But taking bad advice can end up costing you, big time. Have you heard any of this advice when it comes to debt? If you have, now’s the time to rethink what you’ve heard.
- Simple & Compound Interest
Learn why not all interest types are created equal and what to look for when you’re the borrower and when you’re the investor.
- The 5 Cs of Credit that Lenders Look at When You Apply for a Loan
Knowing these five Cs will make you a more informed and confident borrower.
- Secured vs. Unsecured Loans
Good financial management includes knowing what types of loans are available to you and how they work.
- Cosigning a Loan? Read This First
Cosigning is a nice thing to do for a family member or close friend. But do you know what your responsibilities will be as a cosigner?