Where You Can Find Financial Help During Coronavirus
If you've lost your job due to COVID-19 and need financial help immediately, there are many resources available for relief.
19 Questions Everyone Has About Their Credit Score
Looking ahead at 2020, these are the 19 essential questions that answer everything you need to know about credit scores.
How Can Your Payment History Impact Your Credit Score?
Your payment history is one of the most important factors in determining your credit scores. Find out what actions may help or hurt your credit.
How to Rebuild Credit Fast: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide
Need to rebuild credit fast? We asked 15 experts to share the best ways to rebuild credit quickly for our comprehensive, step-by-step guide.
Building a Credit History: 101
How do you build your credit history? And is taking on more debt actually good? Let’s find out!
How to Save Money on Car Insurance: 13 Tactics for Saving
Want to know how to save money on car insurance? Check out these 13 expert tips that could help you insure your vehicle for less.
How to Save Money on Groceries
Saving money on groceries doesn’t have to be complicated. From finding the best cash back deals to making your produce last longer, here’s 31 ways to spend less.
20 Self-Care Tips on a Budget
Taking time to take care of yourself is important. A few minutes each day or a few hours every week to refresh your spiritual, mental, and physical well-being can go a long way.
20 Free Google Sheets Budget Templates
Did you know Google docs has budget templates available online, for free? If you enjoy using spreadsheets to manage your finances, see our list of favorites.
How to Build Good Spending Habits
Your income doesn’t dictate your spending habits. Learn how recognizing and changing your habits could help you save money and lead to long-term wealth.
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.
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.
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 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 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...
How to Pay Off Debt: 3 Simple Strategies | RISE
Here's 3 effective strategies to reduce your debt burden and pay off debt.
How to Use Debt Snowball to Pay Off Debt
If debt is weighing you down, the debt snowball method can set you on a path to a loan-free life. Find out how the debt snowball works here.
Tips to Manage Your Cashflow & Pay Off Your Debt
While you may not be able to completely control your finances by simply cruising on autopilot, most of these helpful tricks require minimal effort on your end.
What is Medical Debt?
Credit reports see medical debt differently. Knowing that fact alone can help you protect your credit even when the medical costs pile up because of an emergency.
Payday Loan Consolidation Options to End the Debt Cycle
When payday loans stack up, consolidating can help end the debt cycle. Learn your payday loan consolidation options like payday loan relief and installment loans.
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.
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?
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 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
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.
15 Cheapest Places to Live In Texas
Everything’s bigger in the Lone Star State, but that doesn’t mean your rent has to be. We combed through rent and housing data to find the cheapest places to live in Texas.
15 Financial Spring Cleaning Tips for 2020
These spring cleaning tips won’t get your baseboards clean, but they will help breathe new life into your personal finances and 2020 budget.
Best Free DIY Tax Software 2020
Go DIY with your taxes this year. We’ve scoured the market and chosen our top six free tax filing programs for 2020.
19 Ways to Have the Perfect Staycation
Looking to avoid travel lines and expensive hotels during your next vacation? Then plan your perfect vacation-at-home using our favorite staycation ideas.
19 Cable Alternatives to Help Cut Monthly Expenses
Tired of seeing the cable bill wipe out your budget? Our list of 19 cable alternatives will help you cut the cord without losing favorite shows and movies.