Infographics

The Rising Cost of Christmas Infographic
Christmas is only days away. Even though Christmas is always an expensive time of the year, a new loans.org infographic displays that the cost of Christmas has actually increased over the years. Whether it is Christmas cards, trees, or online shopping, people are generally spending more... Read More

Industry Studies

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The payday loan industry is growing. In fact, it is growing so much that even banks and credit unions are getting in on the action by offering payday loan alternatives. While these newer financing products go by various different names, they are all trying to replace the same convenience... Read More

Questions

Published: Jun 9, 2014 | By Sadya
Among various types of loans that are available for people going through tough financial times, payday loans are a useful medium for many individuals. Payday loans are easy to obtain as there are...
Published: Dec 24, 2013 | By Rebekah Coleman
Consumers can file a payday loan complaint with a newly-established page on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s website. If a borrower has a question or complaint about their loan, they...
Published: Dec 19, 2013 | By Isaac Juarez
A lawsuit loan is a personal loan that can help a borrower fund his or her legal case or help him or her pay for living expenses as their lawsuit settles. Lawsuit loans are generally for victims of...

Mortgage Rates

Today's Rates
30 Year Fixed:
3.79%
15 Year Fixed:
2.99%
5/1 Adjustable:
2.81%
Last Weeks Rates
30 Year Fixed:
3.75%
15 Year Fixed:
2.95%
5/1 Adjustable:
2.76%

News

Published: Jan 6, 2014 | By Isaac Juarez
According to a TransUnion report, 2014 will be a year of increases in both auto loan lending and payment delinquencies. The average automotive debt per borrower is expected to increase from a 2013...
Published: Jan 6, 2014 | By Isaac Juarez
The CFPB is gearing up to change lending rules for auto loan lenders in 2014. The Bureau alleges that dealer reserve, which is a kickback dealerships receive for charging consumer’s higher interest...
Published: Dec 30, 2013 | By Rebekah Coleman
New mortgage loan rules beginning on Jan. 10, 2014 could limit the current availability and cost of mortgage loans but experts state that the real impact is in the long-term. The new lending rules...

Articles

Published: May 29, 2014 | By Sadya
With the cost of higher education rising every day, many people aim to fund their college programs by means of student loans. They try to use either private or federal student loans as a vehicle to...
Published: Dec 30, 2013 | By Isaac Juarez
As much as money can talk nowadays, politicians are ultimately the ones with the power to implement and change policy, and incentivising their decision-making with money is an integral part of...
Published: Dec 16, 2013 | By Isaac Juarez
Credit scores are sort of like souls. After too many mistakes, a person with a bad credit score finds themselves damned to a financial inferno where they can’t qualify for loans. Making the right...