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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.

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Should You Ever Refinance a Car Loan?

More than half of used cars and a full 86.3% of new cars were purchased with a loan in the…

Holly Johnson
Jan 25, 2019
How to Refinance Your Mortgage

When you refinance a mortgage, you replace your current mortgage with a new mortgage loan. The main reason you would…

Saundra Latham
Saundra Latham
Jul 23, 2019
How Much House Can I Afford?

Buying a house is a big deal. And if it’s your first home, it’s an exciting and important financial milestone.…

Cynthia Paez Bowman
Cynthia Paez Bowman
Nov 2, 2019
Debt Diaries: Real-Life Stories of Debt, Bankruptcy, and Recovery

Millions of millennials have debt, but they\'re not giving up. Hear how five of them are paying down their debt…

The Simple Dollar Staff
The Simple Dollar Staff
Nov 13, 2019
Student Loan Deferment and Forbearance: What They Mean and When to Use Them

When it comes to student loan debt, there are myriad ways to pay it down and pay it off. You…

Holly Johnson
Jun 28, 2016
Best Refinance Mortgage Companies of 2019

Curious about refinancing? Our top picks pack solid rates alongside robust customer service.

Angela Colley
Sep 15, 2019