Is It Time to Break Up With Your Bank?

How do you know when it’s time to switch banks? Is it when you begin paying more fees than you deposit into savings? It it when you can’t withdraw at an ATM without paying a fee? How do you know? There are five signs that many people report as the final straw that led...

Tax Refund Anticipation Loans Are More Dangerous Than You Think

Tax Season is upon us! It seems like just a week or two ago that we were enjoying Christmas dinner with family and friends. But now, it’s time to crunch numbers again, and we long for the day when that sweet little refund check comes in the mail. But you don’t...

Planning for Financial Crisis

As the end of the year approaches, it may be necessary to evaluate your family’s contingency plan in the event of a crisis. Have you ever considered what would happen if you or your loved ones were suddenly faced with some hefty expenses? What if you are unable to...

New App to Help You Avoid Overdraft Fees

A New Option To Avoid Overdraft Fees Modern banking affords consumers a lot of options that our grandparents did not have. With the prevalence of convenient payment options (contactless payment systems over your smartphone, hi-tech chips on cards, and more), it is...

Small Loan, not a Big Hassle Determine If They’re Right For You!

Many people in this era need access to small-dollar personal loans rather than large-figure sums. They might need to pay for unexpected car repairs, or sky-rocketing medical bills, and probably do not have the cash set aside in advance of their emergency need....

Landing your Loan!

Getting loan approval on any type of loan these days is more difficult than it has been in the past. It is critical that a potential borrower provides a complete picture of their financial status and background so that the lender can make an unbiased, thorough review...