The survey of 1,000 recently-hitched Americans also found that some have missed debt payments associated with their wedding, while others that used debt to finance their ceremony ended up getting divorced shortly after.
When repaying student loans, you need to pick the right payment plan. You can opt for a standard or extended repayment plan or choose from several income-driven plan options.
Key Takeaways: 42% of respondents are planning to spend less and save more due to recession fears 32% of respondents reported having no money in an emergency fund and 55% of respondents reported having $1,000 or less. The median amount was $712. 37% of respondents believe their finances are too weak to withstand a recession […]
Pet insurance that covers both accidents and illnesses costs an average of $44.66/month for dogs and $27.93/month for cats. You could save thousands of dollars in vet bills by paying for coverage, so the cost of pet insurance is often worthwhile.
In part two of a study about millennials, mortgages, and homeownership, LendEDU found some revealing trends about why many millennials aren't homeowners yet.
As the cost of college continues to rise, it becomes harder for federal student loans to fully meet the price tag. Private student loans are increasingly used to fill the gaps, and using our own data that includes close to 200,000 users interested in private student loans, LendEDU reveals how the private student loan industry has changed from 2016 to today.
LendEDU's compared hundreds of colleges and universities within the United States to see what schools had the best financial literacy programs. This report is a list of the top 50.
You can use many credit cards to withdraw funds from an ATM, but it’s generally a bad idea. You could incur a lot of fees as well as a higher APR, so before using your card at an ATM, understand exactly what you’ll be charged for and what it will cost.
Saving money can seem like a daunting task, especially when you live paycheck to paycheck. By pinching pennies, sticking to a budget, and exploring potential side gigs, you can start saving money for your future and other financial goals.