The Kitchen Table Blog

Buying a Car?...Let’s Talk Price

  • October 04, 2016

Buying a new car could potentially be one of the largest purchases you make. So before you reach for those new keys, let’s talk price…specifically how to get the most bang for your buck! The most important thing to do b…

Money Matters to Take on this Fall

  • September 09, 2016

During the summer months we usually celebrate weddings, babies, graduation, and moves to new homes. It’s definitely a season of change. So what does that mean for Fall, the season defined by “change”? Fall is the perfect time…

When Does My Credit Report Update?

  • August 01, 2016

If you have been working to improve your credit, you might be asking the question, “How often does my credit report update?” You anxiously await the results of your next loan application only to have it printed out in black a…

Your Financial Independence Day

  • June 28, 2016

With Fourth of July around the corner, it’s easy to start thinking about freedom. But this year, I was thinking more about declaring “financial” independence! Like most things in life, financial independence means different t…

Carefree Automatic Bill Pay?...Yes Please!

  • June 14, 2016

Are you swamped? Constantly feeling overwhelmed? Are you spending all of your time putting out fires and dealing with emergencies? Are the only things getting done on your “to do list” the most vital responsibilities? Then yo…

4 Reasons Why a Personal Loan Can Be a Great Idea

  • May 10, 2016

If you have had an unexpected medical or auto expense, or the bill collectors keep knocking on your door, you might feel like you have no options. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you are staring down a mountain of debt wit…

Things to Know Before You Co-Sign

  • April 12, 2016

There are certain expectations and risks associated with being a Co-signer on a loan, and you need to weigh the consequences carefully before you sign by the proverbial “X”. The first thing you should know about Co-signing o…

Spring Clean Your Finances

  • March 01, 2016

When it comes to spring cleaning, you are most likely thinking about clearing out your garage, scrubbing the carpets, and washing windows. But just after tax season is the perfect time to reexamine your budget, set financial …

Credit is Definitely a Marathon

  • February 12, 2016

The first thing you should know about credit is that it takes years to establish and only months to destroy. Life is unpredictable, it’s important to consider your long term goals with credit and to make sure you have somethi…

Better Financial Health

  • January 05, 2016

It’s the time of year for resolutions and starting fresh. For some that involves better financial health. LPI Loans would like to help guide you in this process. Sticking to your budget is like managing your weight. Just as e…

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