Can’t qualify for a personal loan? 4 alternatives to try

By ANNIE MILLERBERND from NerdWallet Personal loans provide fast, unsecured money that can pay off anything from home repairs to medical emergencies. Instead of asking for collateral like a house or a car, many prefer advanced lenders with strong credit and high incomes. But what if you do not meet the requirements of the lender? … Read more

1 thing you should check before claiming Social Security | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Adam Levy) As you approach your retirement date, it’s time to start defining your plans more precisely. A large part of any retirement plan is Social Security. Although there may be discussion about the optimal time to apply and different claiming strategies to improve your money, there is one thing you should check, no matter … Read more