Loans Blog

Whether you want to consolidate your high-interest credit card debt or borrow money for a car, taking out a loan is an exciting opportunity — and a big financial commitment. Browse our extensive archives to learn how to use loans to your achieve your financial goals, how to qualify for the best interest rates, and what to look for in a reputable lender.

Featured Articles

How and Where to Get a Personal Loan

Here\'s how and where to get a personal loan -- a borrowing tool with fixed rates and payments that, unlike…

Nicholas Pell
Mar 8, 2019
When You Should (and Shouldn’t) Use a Personal Loan

Deciding whether to take out a personal loan is a “personal” decision, but it’s also one that’s rife with risk.…

Holly Johnson
Mar 20, 2019
What’s the Difference Between a Secured Personal Loan and an Unsecured Loan?

Before you take out a personal loan, you should know there are two main types – secured and unsecured. With…

Holly Johnson
Mar 20, 2019

Most Recent Articles

Wells Fargo Personal Loans Review

Wells Fargo has offered banking services since the 1800s, and their personal loans and lines of credit come with competitive…

Holly Johnson
May 1, 2019
USAA Personal Loans Review

USAA personal loans are not available to everyone, but active and retired military members and their families can access funds…

Holly Johnson
Apr 30, 2019
Can You Buy a Home With Bad Credit?

There’s no denying that good credit can help you get a better interest rate on a mortgage. And because your…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Apr 19, 2019
Affirm Personal Loans Review

Affirm was founded in 2012 with the goal of helping consumers afford big purchases at select retail stores. While you…

Holly Johnson
Apr 16, 2019
PenFed Credit Union Personal Loans Review

Established in 1935, Pentagon Federal Credit Union has come a long way since its humble beginnings. PenFed is currently one…

Holly Johnson
Apr 16, 2019
LendUp Personal Loans Review

LendUp was founded in 2012 as a smart alternative to payday loans that could help consumers break the cycle of…

Holly Johnson
Apr 10, 2019