07
Nov
Jetty Renters Insurance Review

At a Glance: Jetty is a relatively new company changing the market for rental insurance by providing services that renters need. Both the rates and service could make this a company worth considering if you are in the market for renters insurance. Jetty is a relatively new insurance company, founded in 2015 by a group of […]

Posted in: Insurance,
26
Oct
How to Get Student Loan Help for Free

At a Glance: Student loan debt is a major concern for many families in the U.S. The process of applying for loans and filling out paperwork can be confusing, and a family might not know where to turn for help. Luckily, there are many reputable, free sources of student loan help. If you have student loans, […]

Posted in: Student Loans,
25
Oct
Uber Insurance Requirements

At a Glance:To drive for Uber, you’ll need a relatively new car, adequate insurance, and a good driving record. Uber has around 750,000 drivers in the United States and 2 million drivers worldwide. For many people, Uber is an easy and flexible way to make extra money.If you have a car and are looking to […]

Posted in: Insurance,
22
Oct
Utah Student Loans, Scholarships, and Grants

At a Glance: Utah has the lowest percentage of high school graduates immediately entering college. While most other states are above 55 percent, only 42 percent of Utah high school graduates immediately enter college. There are, however, a variety of private and federal student loans, scholarships, and grants to help Utah families afford a colle

Posted in: Scholarships, Student Loans,
20
Oct
Ally Bank CD Rates Review

At a Glance:Ally Bank CD rates are offered in 3 different types, with highly competitive rates and no minimums, possibly making it a good option for you. A certificate of deposit (CD) is a short-term savings instrument that is usually offered by commercial banks, community banks, or credit unions. CD rates are available in a […]

Posted in: Banking,
20
Oct
Verizon Collections: How to Remove Them From Your Credit Report

At a Glance: If your Verizon account has been sent to collections and is negatively impacting your credit score, you might have options to remove the negative mark. Here’s how to take the proper steps to resolve the problem. If your Verizon bill has not been paid for several months, you might find that not only […]

Posted in: Credit Scores,
03
Oct
Home Improvement Loans to Build an Addition to Your House

At a Glance:Building an addition to your home can create value, but can also cost tens of thousands of dollars. If you need financing for an addition, personal loans, home equity, or a line of credit might be worthwhile options to consider. Homeowners seeking a little extra space can either sell their current home to […]

Posted in: Personal Loans,
03
Oct
Costs & Financing Options for Paving or Repaving Your Driveway

At a Glance:The cost of repaving your driveway could cost you thousands of dollars. If you don’t have the cash on hand, there are several ways to finance the project – but some options can cost more. Personal loans, home equity loans, or a line of credit are among the common options to consider. There […]

Posted in: Personal Loans,
02
Oct
What Credit Score Is Needed to Lease a Car?

If you are looking to save money on your monthly car payment or like to drive new cars, leasing a car might be a good option for you. In 2017, customers taking out new car leases had an average credit score of 722, as reported by Experian. If you have an above average credit, 680 […]

Posted in: Credit Scores,
24
Sep
Using American Express Card for Bonus at Boxed.com

At a Glance:Boxed.com has partnered with American Express to offer cardholders big rewards for targeted shopping. The deals change periodically, but one offer gives shoppers the chance to earn 4 or 9 additional points per dollar for buying specific products. U.S. shoppers love warehouse clubs, but the costs associated with membership keep a lot of […]

Posted in: Credit Cards,