Month: November 2020

The 4 main types of personal loans

As a student, it is important to know what types of loans are available. (Photo by Andrea Piacquadio of Pexels) Many young people make the mistake of viewing loans as free money. Loans are not the same as grants or scholarships; it is essentially your money that you are borrowing in the future. This is […]

7 small personal loans to consider if you need extra cash

Borrowing some money might help if you’re in trouble. (iStock) Sometimes you need a small amount of money to cover an unexpected expense or to take advantage of a good deal. If you don’t have the money, a small personal loan – ranging from a few hundred dollars to thousands – could complete the transaction. […]

Red state caps interest rates on payday loans: “it transcends political ideology”

Nebraska voters have overwhelmingly chosen to limit the interest rates that payday lenders can charge, making it the 17th state to limit interest rates on risky loans. But consumer advocates have warned that future payday loan protections may need to be put in place at the federal level due to recent regulatory changes. With 98% […]

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