Should You Take Out a Loan to Fund Your Divorce?
By: Sheryl Nance-Nash
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April 9, 2020
|Money
In the wake of self-isolation efforts to flatten the curve from the coronavirus, many couples are feeling the financial strain and stress of the pandemic. As couples emerge from quarantine, some will see it as the excuse they need to call it quits but lack the resources for a divorce. Read the fine print on the pros, cons and other alternatives associated with the monetary burdens of divorce during this crisis.
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How Should You Spend Your Stimulus Check?
Advice and guidance on how to best use your CARES Act stimulus check.
By: Geoff Williams
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April 3, 2020
|US News and World Report Money
The recently signed coronavirus stimulus bill, or CARES Act, will help Americans get a portion of much-needed aid. This relief package comes at a time of financial decline and uncertainty for all. Find out how much money you can receive, when, and how to spend it wisely to get through this pandemic.
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5 factors that affect your credit score
By: Rebecca Lake
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March 26, 2020
|Fox Business
Your credit score is a three-digit number that lenders use to gauge how responsible you are financially. If you're applying for a loan or line of credit, your score can play a big part in whether you get approved.
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Things To Cut Out Right Now To Save Money During the Health Crisis
Eliminate these 14 expenses from your budget.
By: Gabrielle Olya
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March 25, 2020
|Go Banking Rates
The current health measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 has caused unemployment to skyrocket, highlighting how crucial it is to reduce spending and focus on saving. GOBanking Rates spoke to financial and consumer experts to get their insight on which expenses to trim during the pandemic. and has forced many businesses to close or reduce workers hours.
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More people are avoiding cash. That might not be a good thing
By: Anna Bahney
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March 25, 2020
|CNN Business
Relying heavily on credit cards could not come at a worse time for the millions who have lost income or suffered a job loss as a result of shutdowns. It's especially bad for those who may have already been in debt.
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Survey: Millennials Are Just as Likely to Write a Check This Month as They Are to Use Mobile Wallet
A new FinanceBuzz survey reveals checks and cash are still popular, even with millennials. And, credit cards, despite their security and rewards, are still not used as widely as debit cards.
By: Liz Alterman
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September 17, 2019
|FinanceBuzz
A survey of purchasing habits and frequently used payment methods was conducted by FinanceBuzz. Contrary to popular belief the younger generations have not rendered cash and checks obsolete, even as mobile wallet issuers add incentives and rewards with the hope of attracting new users.
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