Credit and Lending
How to Get Preapproved for an Auto Loan
Getting preapproved for a car loan goes a long way in speeding up the process. Find out how to get preapproved for an auto loan before going to the dealership.
Cash vs. Credit vs. Debit – When to Use What
This article is brought to you by Credit Service Union’s Visa Everyday Card with numerous benefits and no hidden fees*. Over the past five years or so, I’d gotten into the habit of never carrying […]
Lease vs. Buy: Which Car Finance Option Is Right for You?
When the mileage read 45,000 miles on my car, I knew that the clock was ticking on my lease. I was strapped to a mileage cap on this particular car and now that I was […]
Home Equity Loan vs. Line of Credit: Which Makes Sense for You?
When looking for some extra cash, why not look inside your home? We’re not talking about perusing the couch cushions: If you’ve purchased a home, you may be able to use a home equity loan […]
Five Steps to Take Before Getting an Auto Loan
These days, buying a car is so easy, it can even be done from the comfort of your own home. The not-so-fun part: financing your new car. While it’s easy to get caught up in […]
The Millennial Handbook to Buying a Home
We’ve all heard the jokes and seen the memes about millennials. But despite being thought of as an entitled generation that struggles with “adulting,” this group of twenty and thirty-somethings is now growing up and […]
Six Fundamentals You Need When Applying for a Business Loan
Kick off Small Business Week with the must-haves when applying for a business loan!
What to Know When Purchasing Your First Home
Being prepared with the right information is key when purchasing your first home to ensure you get the best deal and most suitable mortgage for your needs.
Can Your Credit Report Keep You From Getting Hired?
You’ve got the skills. You’ve got the experience. But you’re worried your credit reports may hold you back from getting that dream job. And to make matters even more aggravating, you have no idea what exactly the hiring company will be looking for on the reports.
VA Loan vs. Conventional Loan
When attempting to determine the best option for a mortgage there are so many choices that it can be overwhelming. In this article, we will compare two very common choices that I am asked about frequently.