The Basics of Student Loans
The college application process is daunting. For many people, like myself, attending higher education was made possible by financial support. It was not too long ago that I was in your shoes. I remember thinking, […]
Benefits of Direct Deposit and Why It May Be a Good Idea for You
Weighing the pros and cons of having your salary directly deposited into your checking account? According to Nacha, which manages the governance of the ACH (Automated Clearing House) Network, 82% of U.S. workers are paid […]
Savings Accounts vs. Checking Accounts – Do You Need Both?
If you already have a checking or savings account, you might not feel the need to have both. However, it’s important to understand the differences between the two and to understand why they are both […]
How to Open a Checking Account: What You Need
Opening a checking account is an important milestone in every person’s life, but if it’s something you’ve never done before you may not know what to expect. With the right information and financial institution, the […]
How to Find Balance as a Student Athlete
It’s been decades since my parents dropped me off at my dorm room ready for college classes but, what I remember most of all is my first day of being a collegiate student athlete. Vivid […]
Is a Personal Loan Right for You?
When you think of taking out a loan, it’s usually for something specific and defined: an auto loan, a student loan or a mortgage. But there are all sorts of things that happen in between […]