All parents want a happy future for their children, yet not enough moms and dads teach their kids about financial literacy, a key component of happiness. Educate your kids about money management and it can change their lives for the better.
Prosper is excited to announce the launch of the Prosper Invest mobile app. Available on both iOS and Android, the app lets Prosper’s individual investors now manage their account from their mobile device – from adjusting their investment portfolio, to transferring and allocating funds, to checking their returns. The Prosper Invest mobile app can be […]
Did you get an unwanted surprise recently when checking your credit score? Before you panic over an unexpected drop, understand that everyone’s credit score fluctuates based on several factors, most of which have relatively easy fixes. Ask yourself if one of these common culprits is to blame for your credit score drop. Did you recently […]
Summer is here and vacations are calling. Whether you’re dreaming of an exotic trip or a weekend getaway, it can get pricey fast. Wondering if you can afford a summer vacation, and if so, what’s the best way to pay for it? Estimate the Cost and Adjust As Necessary Last summer, Bankrate estimated a vacation […]
“I’ve lived most of my life paycheck-to-paycheck, always fearful of some catastrophic expense. Debt had become so normalized that I didn’t even blink as I took on more and more. I had my share of credit cards and paid more than the minimums, but never really made headway toward paying them off. As time has […]
“#MyProsperStory really starts when I was a young boy standing in front of a judge who wagged his finger in my mother’s face and said, ‘Lady, if you can’t handle this 12-year-old boy, I have a place that can!’ I was a statistic, another latch-key kid of a single mom who worked two and sometimes […]