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...

Decoding Your Renters Insurance Policy: The Ultimate Glossary of Must-Know Terms

When you're getting ready to rent an apartment, you might find that in addition to submitting information necessary to run a credit check, you also may have to agree to get renters insurance if...

15 Credit Card Do’s and Don’ts from Top Personal Finance Experts

Credit cards are a double-edged sword. When used properly, you can not only buy things you want and need, but you can also build your credit profile and earn cash or rewards at the same time.

We Gave 11 College Students a Pop Quiz on Their Credit. Here’s How They Did.

Millennials and gen-z-ers get a bit tired of the cliched stereotypes that are thrown around about us and our peers. Between being told that one more cappuccino will doom us to old-age retirement,...

Keep Calm and Know Your Rights: What to Do When You Have an Account in Collections

Despite our best intentions, sometimes even the best of us fall behind on payments. In fact, CNN has reported that as many as one in every three American adults has debt in collections.

RentTrack Roundup: Our 10 Favorite Personal Finance Blogs for 20-Somethings

Life in your 20s is exciting — during these years, you might graduate from college, travel the globe, land your first real job, get married, or start a family.