Category news: Financial Literacy

Peace of Mind with Short Term Loans

When temporary cash flow problems and emergencies arise, people have traditionally turned to high-interest credit cards or friends and family to help make ends meet.


What Is an Alternative Credit Score—And How Can It Benefit You?

Although the mean nationwide FICO score recently reached 704, this development was noteworthy precisely because it marked the first time the average American was considered to have “good” credit. For those with lower scores, accessing low-interest loan products or qualifying for an apartment or auto lease can be a struggle, even with a solid history of on-time payments.