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What to Think About Before Taking on a New Loan

October 8, 2019

It can be tempting to get a loan to solve an immediate problem. But to avoid worse problems down the road, there are some things to consider before taking on more debt. Read more.

What is APR and Why Does it Matter?

October 3, 2019

APR is often featured in marketing for credit cards and loans - and federally regulated. But what is it and why should you care? Here's how understanding APR could impact you – for better or worse. Read more.

The Self Visa® Credit Card

October 1, 2019

Self is introducing a new take on the secured credit card. Once you're eligible, it's your choice whether to say yes and get the credit card. No additional deposit up front and no credit check! Read more.

Announcing The Self Visa® Credit Card - No Credit Check Required

October 1, 2019

Meet the Self Visa® Credit Card - the next tool for building your credit. Read more.

How to Read a Business Credit Report

September 26, 2019

As you build your business credit, it’s important to understand how the system works, how to build credit with the major credit bureaus, how to read a business credit report and how it affects your financing options. Here's what you need to know. Read more.

3 Fintech Apps to Help You Pay Bills on Time

September 24, 2019

Need help paying your bills on time? Here are 3 tools that could help keep you on track. Read more.

How to Prioritize Debt Payments

September 19, 2019

If you're drowning in debt or struggling to pay what you owe, here are some ways to decide which debts to focus on first. Read more.

What’s Payment History and How Does it Impact Your Credit?

September 17, 2019

Payment history is a big factor when it comes to your credit score. Learn how to make your payment history work in your favor. Get the details in the blog. Read more.