Should You Build a Home?

man in yellow shirt and blue denim jeans jumping on brown wooden railings under blue and

Instead of looking high and low for the house you want, you can buy land and have professionals build the house of your dreams.

Is It Worth It to Lease a Car?

black Ford Mustang GT

Leasing appeals to many drivers because it has a much lower average monthly payment than taking out a loan for an equally new car.

Webinar Recording: Debt

person holding brown leather bifold wallet

Debt can be a trap that prevents someone from building wealth, but it can also be a tool used to propel them forward toward goals. It’s vital to learn how […]

Payday Loans and How to Avoid Them

grayscale photography of building

A payday loan can help you survive just till your next paycheck. But they often begin a debt cycle you will struggle for years to escape.


gray cabin near trees during daytime

Foreclosure allows lenders to recover some of the amount owed to them by selling or taking ownership of the mortgaged property.


Petition to File For Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is a process by which you can be forgiven from debts you can no longer pay, while settling with creditors for part of what you owe.

Student Debt and How to Pay It Off

group of fresh graduates students throwing their academic hat in the air

Student debt can impact your ability to pay bills, buy a house, or even have a family. Learn how to borrow it wisely and pay it off on time.

Credit Scores

white and blue magnetic card

Your credit score records, in numerical form, your record at borrowing money and paying it back. Here’s how to boost yours.


white and red house

With interest rates at a historic low, many Americans are considering refinancing their mortgage.

Using a Credit Card Wisely

brown wallet

Many people find a credit card a useful addition to their personal finance toolkit. But it’s vital to learn the rules for wise card use.

Debt Payoff Strategies

man's hand and chains

Whether it’s student loans, credit cards, medical bills, or mortgages, you need to figure out a financial strategy to pay off your debt.

Auto Loan Tips

silver sports coupe on asphalt road

Whether you are considering taking out an auto loan or are trying to pay off an existing one, here are some strategies to keep in mind.