Articles by: Natalie Cooper

College Scholarships & Grants Guide: Where to Apply

College Scholarships & Grants Guide: Where to Apply

The time to prepare for college is near– that makes now the perfect opportunity to search for scholarships and grants that will help you pay your school tuition, along with other education-related expenses. You have several options, but there can often be so many that searching through them will seem very intimidating. In this guide, you will gain insights into […]






by November 18, 2016 2 comments Personal Finance
Walmart Check Cashing: A Look At The Service

Walmart Check Cashing: A Look At The Service

Have you ever received your paycheck late in the day only to discover your bank is already closed for the day or weekend? If so, you know how frustrating this can be, especially with so many places refusing to cash checks. Many stores such as Walmart are now cashing checks — as long as you keep within their check-cashing policy. […]






by September 9, 2016 11 comments Personal Finance
BB&T Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

BB&T Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

BB&T (Branch Banking & Trust) Corporation is an American financial services company based out of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The company has roughly $185 billion in assets and a market valuation of roughly $29 billion. The company offers both consumer and commercial banking, securities brokerage, asset management, mortgage, and insurance. Services BB&T offers a wide variety of services for its customers, […]






by September 7, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Fannie Mae HomePath Property: What Is It?

Fannie Mae HomePath Property: What Is It?

Purchasing a foreclosed or distressed property is a popular way for future homeowners or investors to renovate a property and possibly gain quite a bit of equity in the process — but buying one of these homes in a conventional manner can quickly become a long process full of red tape and complex inspections for renovations. The Fannie Mae HomePath […]






by August 29, 2016 1 comment Mortgages
How to Buy Professional Clothes Without Spending a Paycheck

How to Buy Professional Clothes Without Spending a Paycheck

Being employed in the business world means you must look the part each day as you enter the office. Business clothes, however, can be extremely expensive because of materials and designer contributions. You might be climbing the corporate ladder, and you’re not ready to pay those exorbitant prices. As a solution, you need to be creative when buying that new […]






by August 18, 2016 1 comment Personal Finance
Geico Renters Insurance: What is Covered

Geico Renters Insurance: What is Covered

If you are in the process of comparing renter’s insurance quotes, you may be interested in learning what property insurance through Geico does and does not cover. Frequently, tenants assume that they do not have a need for property coverage because they do not actually own the premises that they live in. While this is a common assumption, renters face […]






by August 17, 2016 0 comments Insurance
Arvest Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

Arvest Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

Arvest Bank is owned and operated by Sam Walton’s son Jim, and the Walton family controls about 96 percent of the company’s stock value. It began in 1965 as a small community bank and grew to include 16 locations in the four states of Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Kansas. In 2013, it landed a deal to purchase 29 more banks […]






by August 14, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Advantages of Refinancing Your Mortgage with Greenlight Loans

Advantages of Refinancing Your Mortgage with Greenlight Loans

When it comes to refinancing an existing mortgage, you have to know how to choose the right lender. There are many different lenders online that offer refinancing, but there are a few reasons why it pays to refinance with Greenlight Loans. Founded in 2001, Greenlight Loans has become one of the leading lenders in California. What separates Greenlight Loans from […]






by August 8, 2016 0 comments Mortgages
Freedom Mortgage Review: The Loan Products They Offer

Freedom Mortgage Review: The Loan Products They Offer

Getting a mortgage loan is probably the largest financial transaction you’ll ever make in your life so you want to make the right choice, which requires knowing what’s out there. Freedom Mortgage is a company that offers a wide array of loan products. Here is an overview of Freedom Mortgage and the many loan products they offer. Overview of Freedom […]






by July 3, 2016 0 comments Mortgages