Personal Finance

Discover personal finance tips and tricks around everything from managing your money to saving and planning for the future.

[Video] 5 Ways to Prepare for a Recession

A recession is an economic downturn that could cause job losses and financial hardships. But you can plan for and prepare for a recession to get you through it.

Watch Now

[Video] What Is a Credit Union?

How is a credit union different than a bank? For answers to this and more, click here to learn about credit unions and how they can be a part of your financial plans.

Watch Now

What is an Economic Depression?

Learn what an economic depression is, how a depression impacts the economy and what you can do to help prepare your finances in the face of economic upset.
Read More

[Video] What is Zelle®?

Many major banks allow peer to peer payments with Zelle®. Learn more about what is Zelle and what you need to know before using it.

Watch Now

Six Tax Mistakes and Penalties to Avoid

Missing deadlines, making incorrect calculations and misspelling or leaving out essential information are all common tax mistakes that can cost you in the long run.

Read More

[Video] How to Help Protect Yourself Against Inflation

Read about what inflation is, how it affects interest rates and how you should approach spending, saving, investing and more.

Watch Now

[Video] What Is a Digital Wallet?

With a smartphone in everyone’s pocket, digital wallets are increasing in popularity. What is a digital wallet?

Watch Now

[Video] What Is Inflation?

Inflation has a big impact on your finances. Learn what inflation is, what causes it, how you can spot the signs of inflation and how you can help better protect yourself.

Watch Now

Comparing Auto Loans: New Car Loans vs Used Car Loans

Is it better to finance a new or used car? We compare the advantages of buying a new car vs. a used car. Learn more with Equifax.

Read More

Settlement Claims Administrator Sending Cash Payments

The settlement administrator for the Equifax® cybersecurity data breach settlement is now sending payments to claimants who submitted for a cash benefit.  Equifax does not oversee administration of the settlement. The consumer payments are determined by the settlement administrator pursuant to the terms of the settlement agreement.
Read More

What Is Cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency is new and mysterious to many of us, so what is cryptocurrency?

Read More

What You Need to Know: How Does Car Insurance Work?

Learn all about car insurance at Equifax. See how car insurance works, how much it costs and what a deductible is.

Read More