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How Can My Payment History Impact My Credit Score?

Top Two Factors that Influence Credit Score

Having good credit is essential in the finance world. Those with good credit are more likely to be approved for loans and receive lower interest rates as these borrowers are deemed low risk. So, what things can impact a person’s credit score? There are many different factors that are taken into consideration. Read the rest of this entry >>

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How the Interest Rate and Length of a Car Loan Will Affect Payments

How to Pick the Right Auto Loan for Your Budget

Getting a car loan can be stressful, especially if you have bad credit. Not only that, but you are often given multiple payment plans with different interest rates and loan terms. How do you pick the right one? To better understand which loan you should accept, let’s see how the interest rate and length of a car loan will affect your monthly payments. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Which Events Can I Go to for Free for 2020 Winter in Green Bay, WI?

2020 Free Winter Activities in Green Bay, WI

It’s always fun to go out with family and friends for some activities and events in Green Bay. However, it can be challenging for some residents to have fun after the expensive Christmas season. If you are looking for exciting and free winter activities to do in Green Bay this winter, check out our suggestions here! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Does Salt from the Road Damage the Paint on my Car?

How to Protect Your Vehicle’s Paint in Winter

When it gets icy outside during the winter, everyone who lives in areas like Wisconsin know that roads need to get salted. The salt helps melt ice and give drivers more traction. However, as you drive on salted roads, your tires will kick up the salt onto your vehicle. That raises the question of whether salt from the road will damage the paint on your car. Here’s some tips on how to protect your vehicle in winter. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What Tools Do I Need to Change a Flat Tire?

You’re driving down the road when you hear a thump, feel a vibration, and then a loud flapping noise. Your steering wheel starts to pull to the side of where you heard the sound. One of your tires just went flat. If you’ve never come across this problem, you’re probably asking a couple of questions. What tools do I need to change a flat tire? How do I change a flat tire? Today, we will be teaching you how to do just that. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Why Is My Car Leaking Oil?

Reasons a Vehicle Could Be Leaking Oil

If seeing oil spots under your car is all too familiar, then you have a leaking vehicle in your hands. However, a car leaking oil may not be as obvious. Perhaps you smell burning oil after taking a drive or you see blue smoke coming out of your exhaust pipe. This is a very common problem that drivers come across and there are numerous reasons why your car could be leaking oil. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Can a College Student Get a Car Loan?

Tips for Getting a Car Loan as a Student

Many college students need a car to get to classes and work. This necessity creates a new challenge as many questions whether a college student can get a car loan. Unfortunately, getting approved for a car loan is a lot tougher for students than other borrowers. However, it is possible and there are ways to improve the chances of getting approved. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What Christmas Events Can I Go to This Weekend in Green Bay, WI?

2019 Christmas Activities in Green Bay, WI

By now, you’re probably decorating the house and prepping for Christmas. If you are in the Green Bay area, there are plenty of Christmas activities you can participate in to add some joy to the holidays. Here are a few suggestions on which Christmas events you can go to this weekend in Green Bay, WI. Read the rest of this entry >>