At some point in life, it is almost guaranteed that you will be applying for a loan of some sort. Paying cash for products and services is not only becoming obsolete, it's terribly inconvenient. Today, credit is a way of life, and as more and more people begin to shop online, plastic is the currency accepted everywhere.
The most basic of loans is of course, the credit card. Companies that issue credit cards make money every month that you carry a balance, and they are betting on the fact that you won't pay off the balance every month.
Some loans actually make good business sense. Why would anyone want to shell out $ 300,000 for a new home when they could get a Home Loan and pay $ 1,000.00 a month, and then deduct the interest paid from their income taxes? That three hundred grand could be put to work … Read More