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12 Cognitive Biases That Affect Your Finances

December 11, 2018

Maximize your financial prosperity by avoiding these 12 cognitive biases that can have a serious effect on your money. Read more.

How To Use Credit Cards to Build Credit

December 10, 2018

Used responsibly, credit cards are powerful tools for building credit. Be sure to pay them on time and use a low percent of your credit line for maximum impact. Read more.

Are You Ready To Buy A House?

November 27, 2018

Homeownership can come with its benefits, but there are a few things to consider to ensure you’re ready to make the investment. Read more.

What Credit Score Is Needed To Lease A Car

November 27, 2018

It's possible to lease a car when you have bad credit, but your options and terms are going to be much better when your credit score is 700 or better. Read more.

How Foreclosure Affects Your Credit

November 26, 2018

Foreclosure can have a significant, though not permanent, affect on your credit score. If you're struggling to keep up your mortgage payments, see other options before letting it get to foreclosure. Read more.

Self Lender Raises $10 Million In Series B Funding, Led By Altos Ventures

November 15, 2018

Self Lender raises $10 million in series B funding, led by Altos Ventures. The money will be invested in growing the team, and expanding product and marketing capacity with the goal of helping more consumers establish or improve their credit. Read more.

Complete Guide to Money Management for College Students

November 14, 2018

Managing your money while in college can be a challenge. Use these tips to learn to practice smart financial habits. Read more.

12 Tips for Teaching Kids About Money

November 9, 2018

When it comes to financial best practices, it’s never too early to start teaching kids about money. Here are 12 tips to make it easy and some printable money lessons for hands-on learning. Read more.