March 31, 2017

30 easy money hacks to get a little richer every single day this month

These 30 tips will improve your financial situation each day this April — so you have more money saved by the end of the month.

March 27, 2017

Want a great credit card without a big annual fee? Here's the secret to paying a lot less.

Reduce or eliminate your annual credit card fee with just one phone call; a new poll shows it is easier than you'd expect.
March 23, 2017

Your credit score might be wrong. Here's why Experian just got fined $3M by the CFPB.

Credit score drama? Here's how to get your real FICO or VantageScore credit score — without being misled.
March 13, 2017

Payday loans and more: 7 financial products to beware — or they will cost you

Buyer beware, especially when you're already in debt.
March 13, 2017

Higher credit scores will be easier to get thanks to new credit report rules. Here's why.

Your credit score may get a boost as soon as July 1st. This is the change to FICO credit score reporting you need to know about.
March 9, 2017

5 money questions you need to ask your partner before you get married

Are you financially compatible? Ask these 5 money questions before you get married to find out.

March 7, 2017

Improve your credit score and history — without credit cards

How to build credit history and get your score above 600 or 700, without ever using plastic
Feb. 22, 2017

The one trick to navigating love and money — and seeing eye-to-eye

Here's how to communicate better with your spouse or partner about credit, finances and other tricky money topics.
Feb. 21, 2017

3 popular pieces of money advice that are actually just myths

Don't fall into the trap of believing these money myths.
Feb. 15, 2017

Co-signing loans is hardly ever a good idea: Here are the downsides too many people ignore

More often than not, the risks outweigh the rewards.

Feb. 10, 2017

How to save money on the weekend: Avoid these 3 sneaky mistakes you don't realize you're making

Don't sit back and watch your weekend budget die a slow painful death. Here's what you can do!
Jan. 26, 2017

Want to refinance your student loans? Here's what credit score you might need to get a good rate

If you're trying to get ride of your student debt, you need to know what you are up against.
Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 4, 2017

Check your credit report: Equifax and TransUnion hit with $23M fine for misleading people

Equifax and TransUnion — two of the three major players — were slapped with a $23 million fine.
Jan. 4, 2017

Chase Sapphire Reserve holders are disproportionately millennials — and richer than you

The Chase Sapphire Reserve seems out of reach for most.

Dec. 29, 2016

How to consolidate your credit card debt, so it isn't making you poor af

How to break the debt cycle with debt consolidation.
Dec. 21, 2016

10 ways to get richer in 2017: Raise your credit, invest your cash and save more money

Add these crucial financial moves and money hacks to your New Year's resolutions.
Nov. 30, 2016

Free stuff! 10 things grown-ups know you should never pay for if you don't want to

There are tons of freebies out there — here is how to find them.
Nov. 4, 2016

Why do credit card applications get rejected? It's not the reasons you think.

Here are the secrets to getting your credit card application approved.
Nov. 1, 2016

Study: 2 in 5 Americans with student loans make this serious financial mistake

Nearly have of borrowers have fallen way behind on their student loans at some point.

Oct. 19, 2016

Raise your credit score: 5 critical moves to improve your credit and save money

Bad credit? These moves will help build better credit history.
Oct. 12, 2016

Navy Federal Credit Union is ordered to pay $28.5 million for its debt collection policies

Navy Federal Credit Union customers were intimidated and threatened, says the CFPB.
Oct. 12, 2016

Student loan refinancing: Save thousands of dollars with these 5 smart moves

Student loan debt refinancing, consolidation, and more.
Oct. 6, 2016

Bad credit? Your must-read guide to get a credit card or car loan, and rent or buy a home

Low credit scores are not a death sentence, but there are costs.
Sept. 23, 2016

A Q&A with José Quiñonez: The MacArthur grant 'genius' helping poor immigrants get loans

This MacArthur Fellow is putting his grant to work helping poor immigrants get loans.

Sept. 21, 2016

Best credit cards: Choose the right plastic for you with these 3 key questions

Whether you're perk-obsessed, credit poor or just want a cheap card, here's how to find the credit card for you.
Aug. 30, 2016

South Dakota's two payday loan ballot measures look similar but have a crucial difference

It's totally not about confusing voters, though.
Aug. 22, 2016

Wells Fargo gets fined for overcharging customers on their student loan payments

If Wells Fargo processes your student loans, you may want to take a closer look at your statements.