Closing Costs: A Look What They Are and What State Has the Highest Fees

There's a lot that goes into buying a house — after all, it's likely the largest purchase you'll make in your lifetime. Most people these days know their way around... Read More

The Latest Creditworthiness Data Point: Mobile Battery Life

A common theme among FinTech startups is trying to find new ways of determining if a consumer is creditworthy or not. While many companies still incorporate tried and true FICO... Read More

The Art of Maximizing Your Credit Card Rewards

Depending on your point of view credit cards can either be awful or awesome. Although they can easily tempt people into debt, when used wisely, they can actually be used... Read More

How to Break Bad Financial Habits

Sometimes we are our own worst enemy. We have the best of intentions. We know that we should watch our spending. We know that we should be saving money and... Read More

Could Mobile Banking Apps Begin to Charge?

There's no doubt that online banking and mobile apps have changed the way consumers manage their money. Not only can users now move money or make payments but can also... Read More

Choosing Between Facebook Ads and Google AdWords

There's a good reason why Facebook and Google are two of the largest digital advertising platforms in the world. Each of these companies make it easy and relatively affordable for businesses... Read More

Saving on Airfare: The Best (and Worst) Times to Fly

No matter where you head on vacation it seems that airfare is still one of the most expensive parts of the entire trip. Even if you stick to coach (or economy),... Read More

Lending Club Review

While the average American has likely never heard of the term "FinTech" they may at least be familiar with some of the field's applications. Thanks to highly publicized campaigns on... Read More

Debt Consolidation: Is it a Good Deal?

Is your credit card debt calling to you? Ready to pay it off once and for all? Consolidating your debt could be the answer.This year U.S. consumers are on track... Read More

Why 7 is a Magic Number When it Comes to Credit

Legend states that humans replace every cell of their body in seven year's time. While that's not entirely true there is one aspect of our lives that can be refreshed after... Read More