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How we grew 8x in 2017

January 4, 2018

self lender — how we grew 8x growth in 2017 by helping people build credit and save money. Read more.

Why January is the best time of the year to buy a new car

January 3, 2018

January presents a buyer's market for automobiles. Known as a slow month for retail, January offers great deals on big-ticket items like cars, and savvy consumers can save even more through timing and negotiation. Read more.

Why you should start budgeting for the holidays now

December 16, 2017

From buying gifts to constantly eating out, the holidays can be financially stressful. Get a head start by creating a budget and spending schedule, now. Read more.

The Life of an NFL Salary Contract

December 15, 2017

With the start of the NFL season upon us, it’s worth exploring what drives these negotiations and the related consternation or elation that results from them. Read more.

Five tips to avoid a holiday money hangover this year

November 7, 2017

As the days grow short, so does your budget for December spending. How big will your holiday financial hangover be? Read more.

The simple guide to building credit

September 13, 2017

How do you build credit from scratch? How do you rebuild credit? Learn the answers Read more.

How To Protect Your Credit From The Fallout Of Identity Theft

September 11, 2017

If you’ve become an identity theft victim, don't panic. A few simple actions can not only spare you from the worst consequences, but also help with recovery. Read more.

Can you still build credit when your credit is frozen?

September 11, 2017

Credit freezes can carry a negative connotation. In reality, they exist as powerful tools to protect you and your credit. Credit freezes not only secure against and manage the consequences of identity theft, they also have no impact whatsoever on your credit scores. Read more.