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) Take Out 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
Aug 14, 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

Capital One Auto Loans Review

You might associate Capital One with credit cards and savings accounts, but the company also issues affordable auto loans. Here\'s…

Holly Johnson
May 10, 2019
Will Consolidating Student Loans Help Your Credit Score?

In the United States, some 44 million borrowers currently owe more than $1.5 trillion on loans they took out to finance…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
May 8, 2019
Bank of America Auto Loans Review

There are plenty of reasons to consider applying for an auto loan before you head to the dealership. Applying early…

Holly Johnson
May 10, 2019
A Loan Won’t Solve Your Money Woes If You Don’t Fix These 10 Issues First

Sometimes even the best-prepared households get knocked sideways, financially speaking. Illness, unemployment, divorce, a car accident that triggers a lawsuit…

Donna Freedman
May 1, 2019
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