Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and with it the start of the great pre-Christmas shopping season, including Black Friday. If you are trying to figure out the deals that will be available at some of your favorite retailers, we have got you covered with these Black Friday 2015 deals in Green Bay WI. Just check out a link you like and lay our your plan of attack to get the best deals. And don’t forget to check out our hints for a financially savvy Black Friday before you hit the shops. Read the rest of this entry
Category Archives: Tips & Tricks
How Do You Dispute a Credit Card Charge?
The advantage of credit cards (and one of the major advantages that sets them appart from debit cards) is fraud and payment protection. Hopefully most of us won’t have to deal with either fraud or billing errors in our lifetimes, but if the worst should happen (like the great credit card theft that happened at a Large Retail Store last year) it’s reassuring to know that you will not end up being charged for errors or fraud. But how do you dispute a credit card charge? Read the rest of this entry
Basic Steps for Getting Rid of Debt
When you’re drowning in debt it’s hard to imagine a way out, but in every situation there are options, some as simple as developing a good budget and as severe as filing for bankruptcy. But no matter how you look at it, there are options for reducing your debt. Here are a few basic steps for getting rid of debt. Read the rest of this entry
Hints for A Financially Savvy Black Friday
The frenzy of Christmas shopping is almost upon us, and with it a time of year that can hurt your waistline, your pocket book and your back (if you try to lift that one awesome mega-TV all by yourself). But Black Friday and all the Christmas craziness to come afterward don’t have to hurt, and really can net you some great deals. Keep reading for our hints for a financially savvy Black Friday shopping experience. Read the rest of this entry
How Do I Use a Chip Card Reader?
Most of us have seen them (or seen the little chip icons in grocery store readers) but how many of us are actually good at using the chip readers, if we’ve even gotten the opportunity at all? Keep reading for an answer to “How do I use a chip card reader?” as well as a few more answers to frequently asked questions about chip credit cards. Read the rest of this entry
Why is Insurance So Expensive for Teen Drivers?
It’s illegal to drive without car insurance, but new drivers have some of the highest rates of everyone on the road. So what gives? The basic fact is that teen drivers are more likely to end up in an accident, so insurance companies charge more for their policies. We’ll break down what that looks like and what you can do about it. Read the rest of this entry
How Do You Get a Free Credit Report?
Many websites will tell you that they offer a free credit report, but many (if not most of them) have some fairly significant strings attached. Whether they are trying to sucker you into giving them your credit card information or just want to bombard you with a plethora of ads, these sites are not the easiest or safest way to get your credit report. Read the rest of this entry
Can I Get a Car Loan After a Repossession?
Auto loans with prior repossession Green Bay
A car can be repossessed for several reasons. For example if it was collateral for a loan, or the owner was unable to pay financing charges on its loan and the bank or original owner took the vehicle back. Either way, the experience of having a repossession will leave a mark on your credit score. But if you’ve ever wondered “Can I get a car loan after a repossession?” we at Broadway Credit can tell you that yes you can and we are here to help. Read the rest of this entry
How to Keep Medical Debt Off Your Credit Score
After a serious health scare, it can be challenge enough waking up in the morning, much less thinking about how to keep medical debt off your credit score. But thinking about these things early means not needing to worry about it later, and a smoother recovery in the end. Read the rest of this entry
Four More Basic Car Loan Tips
Last week we looked at three basic car loan tips to help you on the journey to getting the best vehicle you can at a price you can afford. We at Broadway Auto Loan believe that you can never be too prepared when making a big automotive choice, so this week we’re coming back with four more basic car loan tips. Read the rest of this entry