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  1. How to Get a Car Loan with Bad Credit

    How to Get a Car Loan with Bad Credit

    If you’re new to credit or are trying to rebuild, getting an auto loan can be difficult. Even though auto loans are secured by the car itself, many auto lenders are uneasy about lending to someone with a poor track record.

  2. Credit Score Myths You Can Ignore

    Credit Score Myths You Can Ignore

    To help you cut through the nonsense and find out the steps you can take to help your credit score in the long run, we decided to break down the top credit myths you hear today. Feel free to ignore these myths from this day forward.

  3. How to Decide Which Type of Credit Card is Best

    How to Decide Which Type of Credit Card is Best

    If you’re new to credit cards, picking out the right one can be an overwhelming decision. There are literally hundreds of credit cards out there, all with their own terms, fees, and rewards. Before applying for a credit card, follow these five steps to ensure you make a sound decision.

  4. 3 Financing Options for Home Improvement Projects

    3 Financing Options for Home Improvement Projects

    Home improvement projects can improve the look of your home, boost its usability, and even increase its resale value. While it would be best to pay for those repairs or renovations with money from your savings account, most people don’t have enough money tucked away to cover the cost. That’s when home improvement loans can be a wise solution.

  5. Should You Marry Someone with Bad Credit?

    Should You Marry Someone with Bad Credit?

    According to recent studies, a little over half of Americans said they would not marry someone who has “bad” credit, or an extremely poor credit score. Funny enough, consumers seem to have a brighter outlook when it comes to credit card debt.

  6. 5 Mother's Day Gifts Under $10

    5 Mother's Day Gifts Under $10

    Just because you're on a budget doesn't mean you can't get something nice for your mom on Mother's Day. Here are five classy and heartfelt items to consider for cheap Mother's Day gifts as the holiday approaches.

  7. How to Protect Yourself With Renter’s Insurance

    How to Protect Yourself With Renter’s Insurance

    35 percent of American households rent their homes. Renting makes sense for many reasons: you might not be financially ready to buy a home, are testing out a new city, or it might be cheaper to rent than to buy in your area. Renting can be a great solution, but there are some risks involved. If you are going to lease a home, you need to have an essential safeguard against damage or theft: renter’s insurance.

  8. Easiest Credit Cards to Get for a 600 Credit Score

    Easiest Credit Cards to Get for a 600 Credit Score

    If you have a credit score around 600, you may be wondering which credit cards you would qualify for. Most credit card issuers would consider this poor to fair credit. If you have felt frustrated from not getting approved for a card in the past these are the cards you should apply for if you have a 600 credit score.


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