When borrowing money, it helps to know your limits. (iStock) Situations can arise where you need to take out a personal loan. You may have to make an unexpected purchase or you may want to consolidate your debt into one payment. But sometimes one loan may not cover your needs, […]

The perfect loans for renovations offer a combination of low interest rates, comfortable repayment terms, and the right amount of money. The best way to get to the ideal loan is to ask yourself a few questions. Do I want a secured or unsecured loan? With a secured loan, you […]

It goes without saying that the Coronavirus pandemic has left 50 million people unemployed and in dire financial straits. Stats show that 68% of people are using the federal to pay for essentials, and 54% don’t know what to do if the $600/week scheme ends! Right now, people who are […]

What Credit Score Range Do You Fall Into? Excellent Credit: 800–850 Very Good Credit: 740–799 Good Credit: 670–739 Fair Credit: 580–669 Poor Credit: under 580 What Is a Good Credit Score to Get a Personal Loan? It’s safe to assume that the higher your credit score, the more doors are […]

As you compare lenders, credit unions may not be your top choice. But many credit unions are easy to join and have plenty to offer—including a range of products, strong customer service, and competitive interest rates. Oregon-based First Tech Federal Credit Union was founded in 1952 by technology execs. It […]

article Do your homework if you want to take out a personal loan to cover your emergency expenses. (iStock) According to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Americans spend most of their money on rent, groceries, transportation, and health insurance. Rent or mortgage typically makes up about 32% of […]

© Provided by BankBazaar.com Photo: www.pixabay.com There are many ways to borrow. But borrowing over an ongoing home loan is a much-overlooked option. A home loan top-up allows you to borrow through a home loan that yo’re currently repaying. There are several advantages of taking this option, and it allows […]

Need funds? Explore the fastest-growing loan product (iStock) More than 20 million consumers have a personal loan, with an average balance of $6,382, according to TransUnion. In fact, personal loans are the fastest-growing type of consumer debt. The most popular reason to get a personal loan is debt consolidation, but […]

If you’ve been staring at the four walls of your home since March, you might feel an itch to finally finish your basement or update your bathroom tiles. As long as you’re at home, you might as well enjoy what you’re looking at, right? According to a survey by online […]

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If you need extra cash to pay for home improvements, finance a wedding or consolidate high-interest debt, you might want to consider a personal loan. Used wisely, an unsecured personal loan can fill a void in your budget without risking your home or other assets. © MinDof/Shutterstock Man looking at […]

Learn about government grants and loans for states and organizations. The government does not offer “free money” for individuals. If you are seeking help, please visit our Benefits page. Free Money from the Government The federal government does not offer grants or “free money” to individuals to start a business or cover […]

Credit criteria, fees, charges, terms and conditions apply. Any advice on this website is general in nature and has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. 1. To qualify for a lower interest rate, any motor vehicle offered as security must be less than 7 […]