Published in: "Credit"
  • Auto Loans: Credit Unions vs Banks

    Published: January 16, 2019

    Need a car but can’t pay cash? You have three choices: Borrow from the dealer or manufacturer’s financing company, borrow from a bank, or borrow from a credit union (unless Uncle Bob is willing to finance you, but who wants the “strings” that go along with that?).

  • Credit Cards: Pay More Than Minimum for Faster Payoff

    Published: February 21, 2018

    Minimum payments on credit cards are now between 1% to 4% of the balance due. If you can afford higher payments each month, you'll benefit over the long haul. If you can't afford to pay this percentage of your balance, chances are you're in over your head. Ask someone at Coastline for help you get a handle on your finances.

  • How to keep your holiday spending on budget

    Published: October 18, 2017

    10 holiday shopping tips for finding the perfect gift at the right price

  • 7 Ways to Protect Your Credit Score

    Published: January 30, 2017

    When you swipe your credit card, you might not be thinking about what your creditors are doing to make sure they recover the money they just loaned you. But, as you make your next purchase, make sure to protect your credit score.