Loan Types

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All loans are not the same. Some are much more expensive than others.  If you want to borrow money, it's critical that you know the difference between home equity loans, payday loans, personal loans, secured loans and unsecured loans. 

Home Equity Loans - Learn more about home equity, home equity loans and home equity lines of credit (HELOCs).

Payday Loans - It's easy to get a payday loan, but they can cost you a lot of money.  Learn how they work and what to watch out for. 

Personal (Signature) Loans - General information about personal loans, also called signature loans. Includes typical usage, terms and approval considerations.

Secured vs. Unsecured Loans - If you are thinking about borrowing money, it's important that you know the differences betwen secured and unsecured loans.

Tax Refund Loans - Learn how a tax Refund Anticipation Loan (RAL) works and why they can be extremely expensive.