BBVA offers tips and tricks for getting the best return on your vacation dollars while making life-long memories at the same time.
The prospect of a recession can seem scary to anyone, but if you've taken appropriate steps to prepare your finances and yourself for a downturn, you can face the future with confidence.
Are you a first-time homebuyer considering a foreclosure or short sale purchase? Learn more about how to buy a foreclosure or short sale home.
Your credit score can affect your ability to borrow money, rent an apartment or even get a job. Here are tips to establish, build, protect and even improve your all-important FICO and credit score.
A variety of options can help aspiring homebuyers who lack the cash for a big down payment. Government backed loans and other mortgages with flexible terms can help qualifying borrowers buy a house with little or no down payment.
Shopping online is convenient and easy, but learn the best ways to keep your bank account and your funds safe.
Making the move to a 55+ community is a big step. Before you downsize to an active adult community, consider these pros and cons which will hopefully help you determine if age-restricted lifestyle is right for you.
Take a tour of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin with our guide to four Midwest states in one week.
Just getting started managing your own money? Here are some tips and information to help you build good money habits from the get-go. Learn about checking accounts, budgeting, credit cards, saving, managing money in college and more.
Ever considered what you would you do if you were to suddenly lose your income? Disability insurance is something you might need. Find out why and how much.
Passport? Check. Ticket? Check. But have you thought about these other critical elements to prepare for your semester abroad?
Mobile banking applications provide convenience and can simplify your life. While conducting banking transactions digitally, here are some best practices for your safety and security.
Using a credit card to pay college tuition can be a rewarding idea if done strategically and thoughtfully. Get the details about paying for college with plastic.
If you're smart with your credit cards, you can enjoy all the perks — convenience, buyer protections and rewards — and avoid paying interest.
Join the legion of others who have simplified their lives by adding mobile banking to their repertoire for managing money.
Should you switch or add credit cards for a better rate or a sweet rewards program? What about switching cards to avoid paying fees? Find out when switching or adding a credit card makes sense for you and your credit score.
Banking by bot. High-tech, coffee-shop like branches. Personalized user experiences. Learn about how technology will continue to change how you bank and manage your money — and why you're going to love it.
Using a personal loan to pay medical bills, consolidate debt, make purchases, or improve your home can be a good financial choice. Learn more.
While doing your own research and educating yourself to understand your money is empowering, a good financial advisor can give you the benefit of experience and insight with their guidance.
Need extra cash for a remodel, life event, or new business? You might want a line of credit instead of a traditional loan. Learn how they work and benefits.
Choosing the right credit card can reward you. Read about the types of credit card rewards you can use for your holiday shopping this season.
You may be able to pay off debt faster by using a personal loan to combine outstanding debts into one debt with a potentially lower interest rate.
Finding the right credit card can not only save money, it can also earn some valuable rewards. Here are some tips from BBVA on finding the right card.
Want airline miles or a cash back? Credit card rewards programs can be valuable if you choose a card that matches your spending habits and interests. Here are some tips to find the best one for you.
Unable to pay off the credit card balance each month? Find out how to control spending and avoid going deeper into debt.
Don't make it easy for thieves to steal your identity or personal information. Take these precautions to help protect yourself from identity theft.
Unable to pay your credit card balance off each month? Find out how you can get control of your spending and avoid going deeper into debt.
A declined credit card can be so embarrassing. Find out why yours might have a hold on it—and how to prevent credit card declines in the future.
A co-signer could help someone with a spotty or limited credit history get a loan. Find out more about how co-signing a loan works and the risks involved.
Got questions about your credit report? Find out everything you need to know: where to get your credit report, how to read it, and what your score means.
Expect the unexpected - or at least know your options when the unexpected happens. Learn the difference between a personal loan and a line of credit here!
Using cash advances to pay for everyday expenses? Not opening credit card bills? You may be headed for credit card catastrophe.
Debit, credit or secured-credit card? Different cards have different uses. Learn the pros and cons of each of these cards to decide what best suits you.
Your credit score is important because it impacts almost every big financial decision you make. Find out what a good credit score is and how to get it.
Build your credit and avoid credit card debt during your college years. Check out these savvy credit card tips for students and get a smart financial start.
See a flight to Fiji on your credit card bill but no trip in sight? You may be a victim of identity theft. Follow our tips to protect yourself from fraud
Wondering why your credit card needs a chip? EMV credit cards keep your data safer than ever before. Learn more about chip cards and what they mean for you.
Thinking about future college plans for your children? A 529 plan is a smart way to save.
The key to controlling your financial future may be less complex than you think. Check out these steps you can take to set yourself up for success.
Debt can be a smart financial tool if you use it correctly. Do you know if your debt helping or hurting your financial future? Get insider tips here.