Self Lender Competitors
Product Reviews
Amanda Garland

Self Lender Competitors

Self Financial out of Austin, TX is well known for its credit builder loan product because it is easy to get and requires no minimum credit score. But with their limitations on loan value and repayment terms, their product may not be the best fit for every situation. So let’s take a look at some

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Chime Credit Builder Review
Product Reviews
Nick Gallo

Chime Credit Builder Review

Credit builder accounts are one of the best ways to start establishing your credit history. The Chime credit builder card is a competitive option, but it might not be the right fit for everyone. Here’s what you should know about the Chime card at a glance: Chime won’t check your credit when you applyThere’s no

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Kikoff Review
Product Reviews
Steve Rogers

Kikoff Review: A New Tool for Building Credit

If you’ve been looking for options to build your credit, you have probably heard of Kikoff. It doesn’t work like other credit builder loans. There are many products and services on the market designed to help a person with no credit or bad credit build a better credit record – we’ll dive into how Kikoff

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Self Credit Card Review
Product Reviews
Amanda Garland

Self Credit Card Review

The Self Visa Credit Card is a great secured credit card for current Self customers. Unlike other secured credit cards, it allows you to get started without much money upfront. But it lacks some of the good features that other secured credit cards have. We’ll break it down below. How You Start With Self Credit

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Blog
Stephen M.W.

The FICO vs Vantage Credit Scores

There are defining differences between the FICO vs Vantage credit scoring models. Most credit industry professionals consider FICO to be the “real” score because it is used by 90% or more of lenders. Because lenders almost never use VantageScore for making loan approval decisions, it is often called a “FAKO score”. (Pronounced like “fake-o”.) Free

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