This City Will Help Pay Your Student Loans If You Move There

Students

This City Will Help Pay Your Student Loans If You Move There

This City Will Help Pay Your Student Loans If You Move There

The student loan repayment world has gotten pretty creative in the last few years. There are startups trying to offer better refinancing options to qualified borrowers, schools promising to pay the debt of graduates with low salaries, and then there are the loan repayment and forgiveness programs offered through the government. Now there’s a city… Read More

The 5 Car Brands With the Most Loyal Drivers

Auto Loans

The 5 Car Brands With the Most Loyal Drivers

The 5 Car Brands With the Most Loyal Drivers

Many things go into the decisions you make when buying a car: cost, fuel economy, appearance, body type, and so on. For some people, the company that designed and manufactured the car weighs heavily into this choice. That’s not too surprising — brand loyalty is often a huge part of consumer purchases — but it’s… Read More

The States Where Foreclosure Rates Rose in 2014

Mortgages

The States Where Foreclosure Rates Rose in 2014

The States Where Foreclosure Rates Rose in 2014

One in every 118 U.S. homes was in some state of foreclosure during 2014, bringing the national foreclosure rate below 1% for the first time since 2006. The year-end report from RealtyTrac puts the foreclosure rate at 0.85% for 2014, a 17.94% decline from 2013. Only 11 states plus the District of Columbia reported increases in… Read More

Taylor Swift Helped Pay a Fan’s Student Loan Debt

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Taylor Swift Helped Pay a Fan’s Student Loan Debt

Taylor Swift Helped Pay a Fan’s Student Loan Debt

Taylor Swift loves her fans so much she showered many of them with gifts during Swiftmas, her holiday fan-appreciation bonanza, the results of which can be viewed on YouTube (fair warning: lots of girls screaming and crying with glee). Her gifting spree didn’t end in December. On Jan. 12, Rebekah Bortniker received a package from… Read More

Should You Get a Loan Instead of a Credit Card?

Managing Debt

Should You Get a Loan Instead of a Credit Card?

Should You Get a Loan Instead of a Credit Card?

Whether it’s an emergency or a planned expense, you’re likely going to want to finance a large purchase at some point. Among the handful of options consumers have in these situations, a credit card is the most common way people spread out a large expense over several months, but not everyone has that option, and… Read More

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