Advice & News

23
May
SoFi Money Review: Earn More From Your Bank Account

SoFi Money offers a hybrid online savings and checking account with no account minimum fees, no overdraft fees, and no ATM transaction fees. Your SoFi bank account balance will earn 2.25% APY.

Posted in: Banking,
23
May
SoFi Invest vs Robinhood: Which Investing App is Better?

If you are new to investing and want automated guidance or access to financial advisors, SoFi is your best bet. If you prefer to go it alone and want to get into crypto and options trading, Robinhood is the clear winner.

Posted in: Investing,
23
May
SoFi Invest vs Betterment: Which Robo Advisor is Best in 2019

In the world of robo advisors, both Betterment and SoFi Invest (formerly SoFi Wealth) are heavy hitters. Betterment has a longer track record and more features, but SoFi Invest has no fees, so deciding which is right for you may come down to your financial situation.

Posted in: Investing,
22
May
SoFi Invest Review (Formerly SoFi Wealth)

SoFi Invest is a great low-cost option for millennials and new investors who are getting serious about investing for the first time. If you’re looking for more advanced account offerings or certain types of accounts, however, you may need to look elsewhere.

Posted in: Investing,
22
May
Medical Loans: Financing for Healthcare Expenses

Medical loans are unsecured personal loans for people who need medical procedures not always covered by insurance.

Posted in: Personal Loans,
22
May
9 Side Hustle Ideas for 2019

Do you want to boost your income in 2019 but cannot do so at your current day job? Then you should consider taking on a side hustle this year. A side hustle is a part-time job that you work during your free time to earn an extra income. It might be doing freelance work within […]

Posted in: Personal Finance,
22
May
Best Credit Cards for Young Adults

Young people often struggle to access credit when they don’t have established credit histories and do have substantial student debt. Fortunately, there are cards that specifically cater to young adults. Here’s what to look for in a card and how to use credit responsibly.

Posted in: Credit Cards,
21
May
Revised Pay As You Earn (REPAYE) Student Loan Repayment Plan

REPAYE is an income-driven repayment plan that caps monthly student loan payments at 10% of the borrower's discretionary income and may result in loan forgiveness after 20 or 25 years of on-time payments.

Posted in: Student Loans,
21
May
Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Student Loan Repayment Plan Guide

PAYE is an income-driven repayment plan that caps monthly student loan payments at 10% of the borrower's discretionary income and may result in loan forgiveness after 20 years of on-time payments.

Posted in: Student Loans,
21
May
Dirty Money: New Research Reveals the Filthiness of Our Cash, Cards, & Coins

Using a scientific device that tests for the amount of germs on a given surface, the team at LendEDU tested our debit & credit cards, cash, and coins to put some hard data behind just how dirty our money really is.

Posted in: Personal Finance, Reports,