Phyllis Romero is a journalist who specializes in business, insurance and consumer articles. She's written stories around business financing, personal lending and credit cards to help Americans better balance their budgets. Phyllis enjoys antiquing, vintage jewelry, gardening and bed and breakfasts. She dreams of opening her own B&B, where she can write best-sellers in the midst of her cottage garden while her husband handles all the boring details.
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Why are auto loan payments more delinquent, even as unemployment remains low? We'll find out.
A new study shows that many payday loan borrowers actually might qualify for a bank loan. Learn more here.
Whether you already own a business or have thought of starting one, there may never be a better time to fund your dream. Small business lending is booming.
Mid-flight credit card pitches have become the new norm in the cabin of commercial airline flights. How do consumers feel about the sales pitches? We have the answers.
Think your credit card is safe from scammers? We'll show you why it's not and what you can do to protect yourself.
Nationwide will end its banking operations and expand its insurance operations. Learn why the company is making the transition.
The SBA will no longer consider marijuana business loans. Find out what this means for cannabis-related businesses.
Western Union's alliance with WeChat Pay is now making it easier than ever for international Chinese students to pay their tuition.
If you planned to purchase a new car or home in the coming months, you may want to do it now. Rising interest rates could mean more money out of your pocket.
Small businesses are being recognized for their contributions to the local and national economies during National Small Business Week. Learn more about it.