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Good debt vs bad debt: know the difference before you take out a loan


Published: September 8, 2020
Categories: Personal loans
Tags: Financial education, Financial Literacy, Financial Planning, Responsible lending
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In simple terms, good debt is a personal loan you can afford and that you use to buy things that you need. Bad debt is a loan you cannot afford and that you use for…

Boost your own income and help others to achieve financial wellness


Published: September 8, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial education
bayport-sales-agent

Are you looking for ways to improve your financial wellness, supplement your income, and maybe even get out of debt? Becoming an independent Bayport agent might just be the opportunity you’ve been looking for. Not…

The money side of educating your children at home


Published: August 19, 2020
Categories: Personal loans
Tags: Day-to-day expenses, Financial Literacy, Financial Planning, Financial Tips, Investment, Loans, Online loans, School fees
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Covid-19 has taught us that many things can be done from home, including working and schooling. However, home-schooling is not only an option during times of crisis. If you want to consider it even when…

Financial planning advice every woman should know


Published: August 19, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Consolidation Loan, Debt Consolidation, Debt Relief, Financial health through consolidation, Financial Literacy
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Multiple studies across the developed world, as well as the experience of microfinance companies in the most underdeveloped regions of the world, have come to the same conclusion: women manage money much better than men….

You can earn a second income


Published: August 5, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Become your own boss, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips
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Getting your personal budget to balance at the end of the month can be tricky. When your income doesn’t stretch far enough to cover all your expenses – despite your best efforts to buy only…

How to improve your finances as a family


Published: August 5, 2020
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Debt, Debt Consolidation, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial health through consolidation, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips, Getting out of Debt
family-finances-covid

Financial stress is difficult enough to cope with under normal circumstances. The Covid-19 pandemic adds a layer of uncertainty that can make life feel very difficult for you and your family. Let’s look at practical tips and debt solutions to help you manage.

Do you know how much you know about saving?


Published: July 20, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial education, Financial Literacy
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Saving is one of the pillars of financial wellness. It enables you to set objectives and achieve them, whether it is to clear debt or build assets for retirement. But how does one actually save,…

What happens now that your payment holiday is over?


Published: July 13, 2020
Categories: Debt Relief
Tags: Consolidation Loan, Debt Consolidation, Debt Management, Debt Relief, Debt Restructuring
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The 3-month payment holiday that banks and credit providers offered their customers was a lifeline for many people. But as you come to the end of this period, it is time to look at your complete money picture and consider the debt solutions available to you.

How to set yourself up to work from home


Published: July 6, 2020
Categories: Personal loans
Tags: Affordability, Financial Tips, Online loans, Small Loans
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For many people, working from home is their new normal, at least for a few days a week. Whatever your situation, you need something more than a corner of the dining room table. The right loan can help you set up your workspace quickly and affordably.

Tips to improve your credit score


Published: July 6, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Credit Health, Credit Score/Rating, Credit Wellness, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy
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A credit score is not something we think about every day. It is, however, a very important financial planning tool and an indicator of your credit health. It’s one score you can’t afford to ignore!…

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