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TRENDING  CHOOSING A LOAN AGENCY OR LENDER    

04.02.2020 / Borrowing

How to Come Up with a Reliable Repayment Plan
It’s Payback Time Whether it is the mortgage, student loans or just a credit card, the inevitable time comes when repayment must begin.  Unfortunately, many people have no idea where to start and are even unsure where they stand in relation to debts versus income.  This seems to be particularly…

03.31.2020 / Borrowing

5 Important Tips to Becoming a Savvy Borrower
Reduce the Risk of Borrowing The shock of the Great Recession has largely faded, and people are less shy with debt than they were a decade ago.  The proliferation of student loans and credit cards has accustomed new generations to the idea of borrowing money and managing debt.  Of course, as…

03.31.2020 / Borrowing

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Borrowing
Borrow with Both Eyes Open Even with less than perfect credit, it’s easy to borrow money – sometimes a little too easy.  Situations arise when a loan is necessary, whether it is a big purchase like a house or a car, or in an emergency when cash is short.  But neither excitement nor panic should…

03.30.2020 / Borrowing

What Important Items You Need to Know Before Taking Out a Loan
The Precarious World of Borrowing Money Many students having just graduated college find that they are entering the world of adulthood saddled with student debt.  Add to that mortgages, car payments, credit cards and more, and the idea of debt can seem overwhelming.  With so many choices of…

03.20.2020 / Borrowing

4 Important Facts to Know About Installment Loans
Characteristics of an Installment Loan An installment loan is any amount of money that is lent to a borrower all at once, and then paid back in installments.  The average mortgage, car payment and student loan repayment plans follow this model.   Typically, an installment loan will have a fixed…

04.02.2020 / Borrowing

How to Come Up with a Reliable Repayment Plan

It’s Payback Time Whether it is the mortgage, student loans or just a credit card, the inevitable time comes when repayment must begin.  Unfortunately, many people have no idea where to start and are even unsure where they stand in relation to debts versus income.  This seems to be particularly…

03.31.2020 / Borrowing

5 Important Tips to Becoming a Savvy Borrower

Reduce the Risk of Borrowing The shock of the Great Recession has largely faded, and people are less shy with debt than they were a decade ago.  The proliferation of student loans and credit cards has accustomed new generations to the idea of borrowing money and managing debt.  Of course, as…

03.31.2020 / Borrowing

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Borrowing

Borrow with Both Eyes Open Even with less than perfect credit, it’s easy to borrow money – sometimes a little too easy.  Situations arise when a loan is necessary, whether it is a big purchase like a house or a car, or in an emergency when cash is short.  But neither excitement nor panic should…

03.30.2020 / Borrowing

What Important Items You Need to Know Before Taking Out a Loan

The Precarious World of Borrowing Money Many students having just graduated college find that they are entering the world of adulthood saddled with student debt.  Add to that mortgages, car payments, credit cards and more, and the idea of debt can seem overwhelming.  With so many choices of…

03.20.2020 / Borrowing

4 Important Facts to Know About Installment Loans

Characteristics of an Installment Loan An installment loan is any amount of money that is lent to a borrower all at once, and then paid back in installments.  The average mortgage, car payment and student loan repayment plans follow this model.   Typically, an installment loan will have a fixed…

03.05.2020 / Borrowing

How to Better Understand Your Credit Score

  What is a Credit Score? Talking about your credit score is like talking about escrow – it’s one of those financial things that comes up all the time, but it is not always easy to understand.  But your credit score is not just a mysterious number, it is vitally important to several key life…

03.05.2020 / Borrowing

4 Simple Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

The Famous Credit Score Your credit score is a three-digit number that tells financial institutions how likely you are to pay back borrowed money.  It factors in payment history, total debt, number of credit requests, and more. A good credit score is essential to keeping financial options open and…

03.03.2020 / Borrowing

Choosing a Loan Agency or Lender

How do you know who to trust with your finances? How do you know which loan is best for your needs? It would be simple to select the first lender that pops up in your online search, but taking out a loan is serious business. This is why it's in your best interest to do your homework before…

02.26.2020 / Borrowing

Payday Loan Rates

  A payday loan is a short-term, unsecured loan for a set number of days. You should know and understand the fixed amount that you are paying for the loan. Money Mart charges a fixed amount per $100 borrowed depending on province. You will always find this information clearly posted in our store…

02.25.2020 / Borrowing

What Loan is Right for you?

Tips on Choosing a Installment or PayDay Loan Whether you have unpaid bills on your hands, you’re dealing with an unexpected emergency, or you just want to keep cash handy for a rainy day – there’s a loan that can meet your financial needs. If you’re looking for a little cash to tide you over…

02.19.2020 / Borrowing

Credit Talk

Your credit score is a reflection of your reliability based on past economic behaviors. It's used by creditors, landlords, insurance agencies, government agencies, even employers. It tells part of your financial story. There are many factors that contribute to your credit score. Most companies…