Financial Wellness

Helpful articles on topics related to personal financial health and well-being

Improving your credit score may save you money on auto financing
October 21, 2014

Improving your credit score may save you money on auto financing

You could be paying hundreds to several thousand dollars more per year in interest on your auto financing for the bumps and bruises reflected in your credit score. And the bigger the bruises, the more you pay for lenders’ perceptions…

How to improve your credit score in five steps – or more
August 21, 2013

How to improve your credit score in five steps – or more

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. Credit score. They are two of the most nerve-wracking words in the language to many consumers. It’s no secret that your credit score may have a dramatic effect on car…

Getting ahead of the curve on loan repayments
January 2, 2013

Getting ahead of the curve on loan repayments

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. It’s not easy, but it can be done. Getting ahead on auto loan, mortgage or credit card payments takes discipline and a plan – and it’s well worth the effort,…