Borrowing 101
Ways to borrow money fast

14 Different Ways to Borrow Money Fast

Need to borrow money fast? We’ve rounded up 14 different ways to borrow money quickly, including online loans. We spell out the details to help you find the best way to borrow.

Installment Loans vs. Payday Loans: Which is Better?

Know Before You Owe — Installment Loans vs Payday Loans

Considering a payday loan or an installment loan? Understanding the differences can help you make an informed decision before you borrow.

The short-term financial goals you set today will impact your long-term money strategy. Check out our tips on how to set and start reaching your goals.

4 Tips to Set and Reach Your Short-Term Financial Goals

The short-term financial goals you set today will impact your long-term money strategy. Check out our tips on how to set and start reaching your goals.

4 Most Common Uses for a Rise Loan

4 Most Common Uses of RISE Personal Loans

People often turn to RISE when they need to quickly borrow money for auto or home repairs, medical bills and emergency expenses.

What is a cash advance?

What Is a Cash Advance and How Does It Work?

In a financial emergency, a cash advance can help you quickly get the money you need. So how do cash advances work and what are the different types? Most importantly, how much can you borrow—and what will it cost?   Here’s a simple guide to understanding the different types of...

What are payday loans?

What Is a Payday Loan? A Quick Guide for Borrowers

What’s the definition of a payday loan, and how does it differ from other loans? Find out how payday loans work and whether it’s right for your short-term cash needs.

Financial Wellness
credit score check for employment

Why do Employers Check Your Credit Score?

When you apply for a job, your employer may ask to check your credit record. Find out what you need to know about pre-employment credit checks with our guide.

October 17th is National “Get Smart About Credit Day”.

Why You Should #GetSmartAboutCredit

October 17th is National “Get Smart About Credit Day”. Across the U.S., bankers will be volunteering their time to talk to young people about the responsible use of credit. In the spirit of the day, I wanted to share some ways to establish good credit and build successful credit habits.

What is a data breach? It’s unauthorized access to your data, often by a thief. Learn more about data breaches with our guide.

What is a Data Breach?

What is a data breach? It’s unauthorized access to your data, often by a thief. Learn more about data breaches with our guide.

RISE is celebrating Self-Improvement Month by hosting a weekly giveaway series we call #RISEabove.

RISE Self-Improvement Month Giveaway

RISE is celebrating Self-Improvement Month by hosting a weekly giveaway series we call #RISEabove. Each week on Facebook, we’ll be giving away cool prizes and sharing tips and tricks on how to tackle self-improvement in financially-savvy ways. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and come back each week for more chances to win.

7 of the Most Common Personal Loan Uses

7 of the Most Common Personal Loan Uses

What are personal loans used for? We’ll walk through 7 of the most common personal loan uses, including covering an emergency and consolidating debt.

Secured vs. Unsecured Loan: What Are the Differences?

Secured vs. Unsecured Loan: What Are the Differences?

Learn the key differences between secured vs. unsecured loans, including when to know if collateral is required and how loan amounts are determined.