Posts tagged financing
The Rise Of Alternative and Peer-To-Peer (P2P) Lending

There are many different financial options on the market — home loans, car loans, student loans, borrowed capital to get a small business off the ground — and without them, so many essential transactions and businesses struggle to take shape. However, most of these options only help companies or individuals making large purchases. For decades, banks and other traditional financial institutions have held a virtual stranglehold on the lending landscape, but that’s all changing as services such as SoLo Funds use the power of peer-to-peer lending to give individuals access to emergency funds at the tap of a button.

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Pros & Cons - Leasing vs. Financing A New Car

Getting ahold of your first new car is undeniably exciting. It's also a serious commitment. Most people don’t have the liquid capital to buy the vehicle outright with their cash on hand, meaning there’s two choices as for payment - financing or leasing. Historically, financing has been the more common choice as opposed to leasing, but in this day and age the decision may not be quite as clear-cut. We’ll take you through the ins and outs of both possibilities to help determine what makes the most sense for your financial situation.

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Choosing the Best Credit Card For Your Needs

Secured vs. unsecured? How does a credit card differ from debit? Why would I want to take out credit if I already have the finances to cover a purchase? Credit cards may seem simple at first glance, but there’s a lot more that meets the eye when it comes to using them for real. Get the down-low on how to become a responsible credit user, as your credit history can greatly influence your financial options later on in life.

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