Personal Finance

5 Reasons Not to Co-Sign on a Loan

Photodisc/Photodisc/Getty Images When someone you love asks if you’d cosign a loan for them, ...

5 Best Ways to Build Credit Without Any Credit History

Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images Building credit can be a challenge, and even more so when you ...

5 Best Free Coupon Apps for Your Smartphone

Image credit EpicLaunch.com Here’s the thing with coupon apps: They’re not for the lazy. ...

5 Ways to Consolidate Student Loans at a Low Interest Rate

Ablestock.com/AbleStock.com/Getty Images Student loans are usually necessary in order to make it through college, ...

Top 5 Tips to Build a Credit Line

Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images As soon as you get that credit approval, your first urge is ...

5 Steps to Consolidate Credit Card Debt

Comstock Images/Comstock/Getty Images At best, credit card debt makes for a monthly payment you’d ...

Top 5 Reasons to Defer a Federal Student Loan

Comstock Images/Comstock/Getty Images Many—if not most—college students today need to use student loans in ...

Top 5 Green-Energy Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio

Tom Brakefield/Stockbyte/Getty Images The battle between an ethical environmental philosophy and the desire to ...

Top 5 Ways to Trick People Into Thinking You’re Rich

Brand X Pictures/Brand X Pictures/Getty Images You may have more reasons to pretend you’re ...

Top 5 Ways to Establish Credit for Young Adults

Creatas/Creatas/Getty Images The world of credit is a funny one—you can’t get credit until ...