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Payday loans can set you up for debt that can come back to haunt you later, especially if you take out more than you can truly afford to pay back. It can be difficult for someone on a fixed budget to pay back these expensive loans in just two weeks, which is generally the amount of time given to repay such loans. If you’ve considered resorting to a payday loan to pay off an emergency expense, consider the following before doing so:
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Making financial decisions can be confusing and overwhelming, to the point that you do nothing to prepare for your financial future. But this Financial Literacy Month, we’re helping you understand finance basics so you can make money decisions with confidence.
Step one is understanding your credit. Use these tools and resources to pull your credit report for free and understand how money decisions you make impact your credit.
You or someone you know will most likely deal with some type of credit card debt. But you can avoid credit card debt, and pay down your debt faster, if you are disciplined and determined not to let your credit cards control you. Here are some tips that can help: