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Roasted Chicken with Sage Butternut Squash and Red Potatoes

, Jesse Avery, No Comment

Editor’s note: When you walk in the door to a hungry family, weeknights can get tricky. Keeping the food on your dinner table interesting while sticking to a budget is a challenge. AvantCredit Payments Specialist…

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Losing Your Job? Here’s How to Protect Your Savings

, Mikey Rox, No Comment

It should come as no surprise that you need a savings account. But not just an account — an account with actual funds in it. Unexpected expenses like a home repair, a car repair or…

AvantCredit 7 Ways for Singles to Stay in Control of Their Finances

7 Ways for Singles to Stay in Control of Their Finances

, Mikey Rox, No Comment

If you’re single and can pay your bills with no help from your parents or a partner, you deserve a high-five. The cost of living isn’t getting any cheaper – and depending on where you…

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The 6 Best Financial Resources Online

, Jeana Anderson, No Comment

The first step in taking control of your finances is having the right financial resources available to you. We talked to our team and asked them for the tools and resources they recommend to friends…

5 Ways to Turn Down Requests for Money

, Mikey Rox, 1 Comment

Between high unemployment and the fact that the majority of Americans can’t afford a $1,000 emergency, according to a survey by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, it’s no surprise that most people aren’t where…

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Little Known Factors That Can Impact Your Credit Score

, Jeana Anderson, No Comment

We’ve taken a look at what a credit score is and how your credit score is calculated, now we want to give you some serious insights. There are number of things that may impact your credit…

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Q&A with John Sun, Chief Risk and Credit Officer at AvantCredit

, Jeana Anderson, No Comment

AvantCredit received some recent press highlighting how the company uses data to tailor loans to the unique financial situations of its customers. On Better Terms, the AvantCredit blog, sat down with co-founder/Chief Risk and Credit…

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Loan Calculators: A Collection

, Jeana Anderson, No Comment

Loan calculators are a great tool when trying to figure out what loan provider is right for your needs. These calculators use basic information like loan amount, interest rate, and loan terms (usually the number…

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5 Ways to Give Gifts Without Using a Credit Card

, Mikey Rox, No Comment

Between your family, friends and coworkers, you might have a pretty large social circle. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing — until you have to spend money buying gifts for these people. The more people…

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7 Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Entrepreneurial Success

, Mikey Rox, No Comment

When you’re tired of punching a time clock and slaving for a boss, starting your own business can provide the freedom and satisfaction you desire. But even if you have an incredible idea for a…