Personal Finance Blog

Debt Consolidation: How Does It Impact Your Credit?

February 26, 2019

If you're drowning in debt, with multiple accounts and due dates throwing you off, debt consolidation might be the answer. Learn the ins and outs of what it means and how it could impact your credit. Read more.

7 Hidden Ways Military Members Can Save Money

February 22, 2019

Life's easier when you have extra money – especially when trying to reach a financial goal. The good news for military members is you have an extra advantage when it comes to saving. Read more.

Could inherent credit discrimination cost you your dream job?

February 21, 2019

Your credit score might not cross your mind before applying for your dream job. But research now shows it should. Read more.

How do Late Payments Affect Credit?

February 20, 2019

Your payment history is the most influential factor in your FICO credit score, so paying your bills on time is incredibly important. Learn how payment history affects credit by reading the blog. Read more.

The Complete Guide to Home Loans for People with Disabilities

February 20, 2019

This comprehensive guide to home loans for people with disabilities provides everything you need to know about mortgage programs and financial assistance. Read more.

Self Lender Announces Partnership with Atlantic Capital Bank

February 20, 2019

The Self Lender and Atlantic Capital Bank partnership helps efficiently deliver the credit builder account to thousands of consumers across the United States. Read more.

How Bill Me Later Programs Affect Your Credit

February 19, 2019

Here's everything you need to know about "Bill Me Later" programs – AKA PayPal Credit. Read more.

The Freelancer’s Guide to Money Management and Financial Freedom

February 15, 2019

If you’re one of 53 million American freelancers, you’ll need to pay special attention to managing income, filing taxes correctly, getting insured, and saving for retirement. Read more.