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Tips to Prevent Debt

  • CreditBox
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

At one point or another, most of us will be put into a situation concerning the need for money. Whether it is not having enough funds for rent, car payments, or medical bills, there is a chance that debt could be looming over our heads. This is something that is not desirable, but here are some helpful tips and steps which you can take to keep yourself debt free.
 

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Side Hustles to Try This Fall

  • "Installment Loans"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Summer's over and now that fall is here, it's time to buckle down and replenish your savings with extra cash. You can earn cash fast by trying one of these side hustles.
 

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Smart Spending Tips for College Students

  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

If there's one thing every student knows about college, it's that school is expensive. Tuition fees are astronomical, and then you have to buy books and supplies that can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars. By the time you get around to the other stuff, like food and entertainment, it can be difficult to fit those things into your budget. At CreditBox, we have come up with a list of smart saving tips for college students. 

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The Ultimate Back-to-College Savings Guide

  • Budget
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Community

Heading to college can be expensive, but there are some easy things you can do to make it more budget friendly. Discount shopping provides back to school savings, and buying used affordable furniture and decor items allows you to decorate without making a big monetary investment.

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Beat the Night Heat

  • "Home and Auto Repairs"
  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Studies have shown that it's healthier to sleep in a cool space, but when summer rolls around, it can be hard to stay cold and still afford the electric bill. Luckily, there are some ways to beat the heat at night without turning the AC down so low that you can't afford it. Here at CreditBox, we've put together a list of our best ideas.  
 

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The Red, White, and Blue Menu

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

Founding Father John Adams wrote his wife on July 3, 1776, telling her Independence Day should be celebrated with "bonfires and illuminations."The fledgling Congress ratified the Declaration of Independence on July 4. If you're among the millions of Americans planning a Fourth of July celebration this year, we have many food ideas from easy appetizers to easy-to-make drinks. 
 

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Essentials for Spending Memorial Day at Home

  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

Memorial Day weekend is one of the biggest weekends to kick off summer! So, it's natural to want to celebrate the festive holiday. Sometimes it’s not always possible to travel away for the long weekend. When it’s not, check out these essentials from us at CreditBox to help you have a Memorial Day that you won’t forget.

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Memorable Mother's Day Plans

  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

When you're looking for things to do on Mother's Day, you don't have to break your budget or leave the house to honor your mom. There's a number of ideas for affordable activities to consider for mothers who enjoy being pampered, outdoorsy moms, and moms who love creative activities. Think about the things your mom prefers when choosing things to do on Mother's Day, and keep in mind that CreditBox is here if you need some extra cash to celebrate the holiday.
 

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Mastering Spring Cleaning

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Spring cleaning is a great way to get your home ready for warm weather and say goodbye to gray winter days. If you're new to spring cleaning, you might be wondering where to start. Fortunately, here are some tips and tricks from us at CreditBox that make it easy to get your tasks done quickly. You may even find you have fun with the process because getting it all done leaves you with a feeling of satisfaction and a relaxing, clutter-free home to enjoy.

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Ultimate Tax Season Prep Guide

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

Tax day is on April 15 – a day many working Americans dread each year. And while it's probably never going to be your favorite topic to think about, it doesn't have to be quite as overwhelming as it is for many. Staying organized throughout the year, preparing well, and understanding how to file your taxes can help make tax season a breeze. 

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