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09:00 ET Advance America: How to Balance Paying Off Debt and Building Savings

Many financial advisors talk about the value of having some savings to avoid debt. But what about people who already have debt? It's a challenging...


Nov 23, 2020, 09:00 ET Advance America: What to Do When Utility Bills Are Higher Than Expected

Household expenses, including rent, insurance, and utilities, are often the largest category of spending for the average family. While most of those...


Oct 23, 2020, 17:00 ET Advance America: The Quick and Dirty Guide to Understanding Credit Scores

A good credit score allows people to buy their dream homes, rent nice apartments, get better terms on debt, and even secure employment in some...


Oct 23, 2020, 10:00 ET Advance America: 4 Unique Strategies for People Struggling to Build an Emergency Fund

Whether it's a global pandemic or everyday car trouble, financial bumps in the road always come at unexpected times. Without an emergency fund,...


Sep 25, 2020, 09:00 ET Advance America: Is It Possible to Get a Trustworthy Loan for People That Have Bad Credit?

For people who have poor credit, getting a loan might feel impossible — but it doesn't have to be. There are a variety of trustworthy loans borrowers ...


Sep 24, 2020, 09:00 ET Advance America: Can Borrowers Secure an Installment Loan Without Great Credit?

When people have expenses come up that they weren't prepared for and find themselves short of cash, a loan can be a great option to get through...


Sep 14, 2020, 17:44 ET Advance America Answers: What Borrowers Need to Know When Looking for a Small Dollar Loan for the First Time

If borrowers urgently need money, they might consider a small dollar loan such as a cash advance. One might have heard conflicting things about how...


Sep 09, 2020, 17:00 ET Advance America Answers: How Small Dollar Lenders Are Creating a Safe Environment During Coronavirus

Coronavirus has brought the concept of safety to a new level. With the need for social distancing, many interactions, including banking and...


Aug 27, 2020, 09:00 ET Advance America on How to Budget for Reduced Unemployment Benefits

Millions of unemployed Americans have been receiving $600 a week in addition to their unemployment as part of the Federal Government's coronavirus...


Aug 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Advance America: 11 Unconventional Ways to Get Quick Cash

As many Americans face lost income due to the ongoing pandemic, it can be a struggle to think of new strategies to get the cash they need. In...


Dec 05, 2019, 14:53 ET Advance America Provides Tips for Recognizing Small-Dollar Loan Scams This Holiday Season

With the holiday season come family gatherings, traditions, and expenses. Whether you're planning on giving gifts to family and friends, or preparing ...


Oct 28, 2019, 15:22 ET Advance America Hits New Milestone of over 25,000 Reviews on Trustpilot, Most in the Money/Insurance Category

Advance America, the country's leading consumer lender, today announced a major milestone on Trustpilot, reaching over 25,000 customer reviews, with...


Oct 25, 2019, 12:22 ET Advance America Becomes First to Offer Installment Loans under New Florida Law

Advance America, the country's leading consumer lender, recently began offering Installment Loan services to its customers in Florida – the first...


Mar 19, 2018, 03:07 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target North Carolina Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of small-dollar loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a scam targeting consumers in...


Jan 08, 2018, 01:22 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Tennessee Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of small-dollar loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Aug 14, 2017, 12:59 ET Advance America Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Sweepstakes

For 20 years, Advance America has been serving customers across the country, helping millions manage their financial obligations and overcome...


Dec 14, 2015, 10:11 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Missouri Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Oct 22, 2015, 12:53 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Kentucky Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Oct 14, 2015, 10:47 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Minnesota Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Jul 13, 2015, 02:00 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Arkansas Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Jun 16, 2015, 09:30 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Consumers in Texas

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Jan 08, 2015, 12:35 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Illinois Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Nov 13, 2014, 05:50 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Maine Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Nov 13, 2014, 05:37 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...


Nov 13, 2014, 05:33 ET Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Florida Consumers

Advance America, a national provider of payday loans and other financial services, has recently become aware of a new wave of scams targeting...