The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has affected everyone all around the world. Extended isolation and sudden job losses have everyone thinking about their futures. Lots of people are concerned about losing a reliable income source during this time of crisis. Some have even been forced to shut their businesses. The global pandemic has turned many people’s… Read More
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In a recession itâs common for many people to rely on credit cards and loans to balance their finances. Itâs the ultimate catch-22 since, during a recession, these financial products can be even harder to qualify for. This holds true, according to historical data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. It found that […]
Generally speaking, it takes seven to 10 business days to get a credit card once youâre approved. The specific amount of time can vary as many factors throughout the process affect how fast you receive your card. Getting approved can…
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Article originally published September 1st, 2016. Updated October 29th, 2018.Â Itâs a common question around these parts:Â how do I fix my credit?Â And, while credit scores do have a lot of nuances, the answer is actually pretty straightforward: pay all your bills by their due dates, keep your debt levels low, add a mix of accounts… Read More
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Before heading off to college, many students will begin the big search for financial aid. For most, that will mean filling out the FAFSA.Â® And that involves calculating the expected family contribution. Though filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid is pretty straightforward, understanding a studentâs eligibility and how much financial aid they […]
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Youâre in the market for a new car but youâve been denied an auto loan. Now what? Hereâs what you need to know about why you may have been denied and what to do to make sure it doesnât happen again. Why Do I Keep Getting Denied for Auto Loans? Unfortunately, there are many reasons… Read More