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06
Oct
Student Loan Default Rates by School & State

Using just-released data from the Department of Education, LendEDU lists the student loan default rates at nearly 4,500 colleges around the U.S., in addition to the collective default rates for each state. Interestingly, the national default rate dropped compared to our report last year.

Posted in: Reports, Student Loans,
05
Oct
Petsecure Pet Insurance Review

Petsecure offers pet insurance for dogs and cats in Canada, including for your senior pet. Unlike other insurance companies, there is no maximum age to qualify for a policy.

Posted in: Pet Insurance,
05
Oct
Best Pet Insurance in Canada

Pet insurance can help protect your pet (and your finances) if it gets sick or injured. To compare your options, check out the best pet insurance in Canada below.

Posted in: Pet Insurance, See Options,
02
Oct
USAA Home Equity Loan and HELOC Alternatives

USAA no longer offers home loans or lines of credit. However, other lenders can provide a number of good alternatives for military members and their families.

Posted in: Home Equity, Reviews (2),
02
Oct
Discover Home Equity Loans Review

Discover’s home equity loans have a high minimum loan amount, but high maximums. They also offer flexible repayment terms and good rates, making them a strong option for many borrowers.

Posted in: Home Equity,
02
Oct
Personal Business Loans: How to Get One

Personal loans for business expenses can be considered if all other business financing options have been reviewed.

Posted in: Compare Options, Personal Loans, Small Business Loans,
02
Oct
Fast Home Equity Loans: Get Funding Quickly

Tapping into your home equity can take time, but there are quick home equity loans out there. There are also some alternatives to home loans that may be better for those seeking fast funding.

Posted in: Home Equity,
02
Oct
Where to Find Landscaping Loans & What to Ask Before Applying

For financing landscaping, you could turn to a personal loan, home equity loan, or HELOC. A personal loan for landscaping is typically unsecured, while the latter are secured by your home and may come with lower interest.

Posted in: Home Equity, Personal Loans,
02
Oct
The Average Cost of a Vacation

Americans tend to put a high priority on vacations, with roughly half planning to take a summer vacation this year. However, with average vacation costs of $2,000 per person, you’ll want to examine your budget to identify potential savings opportunities and limit any unnecessary vacation expenses.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
02
Oct
Plumbing Financing: Compare Your Options

Plumbing problems tend to appear suddenly, leaving you with little time to prepare—especially financially. When a plumbing emergency is more costly than you can afford, you have financing options to cover the cost of your repairs.

Posted in: Home Equity, Personal Loans,