The 5 Factors That Decide Your Credit Score, Plus Tips to Improve Each One

Your credit score is one of the most important numbers you'll use as an adult. These three digits will determine your eligibility to buy big ticket items such as a house and a car, as well as...

7 Tricks for Finding the Best Apartment Within Your Budget

Apartment hunting is not usually something people look forward to doing. It is time-consuming, costly, and sometimes stressful. And to add insult to injury, financial experts recommend spending no...

18 Ways to Start Building Credit at 18 - or Any Age

Everyone has to start somewhere, and the same holds true for building credit.

9 Ways to Make Moving to a New Place Less Stressful

There are two ways you can look at moving: a stressful hassle or an exciting opportunity to make a fresh start.

Insider Secrets on Dealing With Student Loan Debt from Our 5 Top Personal Finance Blogs

If you've got or are working on a college education, you have likely done your homework on the pros and cons of higher education.

Expert Advice on How to Beat Credit Card Scammers at Their Own Game

In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, we're taking a deep dive into credit card security. We consulted Justin Lavelle, Chief Communications Officer for BeenVerified, a leading...

5 Simple Steps to Fall Back Into Budgeting and Get Your Financial Life on Track

No matter how old you are, when the summer sun fades and autumn is in the air, it's back to school time.

4 Expert Ways to Beat the Competition and Get the Rental of Your Dreams

If you live in a hot real estate market, you know it. It's not just San Francisco or New York City — two markets not for the faint of heart when it comes to finding a rental — but all over the US,...

The First-Time Car Buyer’s Roadmap to Getting the Best Loan

If only we all had our own personal Oprah when it came time to get a new car.

How to Afford Rent While Repaying Student Debt

For new or soon-to-be graduates, figuring out the balance between earning a decent living, managing education-related debt, and covering other living expenses is not an easy task. This is due in...