Credit & Debt
Debt can arise from emergency situations; but more often, a consistent pattern of spending even just a little more than you make can, over time, lead to debt. Learn what can be done once debt becomes unmanageable.
There are many types of cards out there that can be used to make purchases: credit cards, debit cards, gift cards, store cards, etc. Learn more about each and what you need to know about using them wisely.
Learn more about certain types of loans - cash-advance loans, payday loans, tax refund anticipation loans, rent-to-own and others - that may cost you more than you think.
A bad credit history can affect the credit that is made available to you, the cost of that credit and can even cause you to be denied credit completely. Learn more about your credit score.