American Financial Solutions Blog

Credit Scores and Options for Free Credit Reports

This video covers difference in popular credit score models FICO and VantageScore and a quick overview of sites where you can obtain a free credit report or score.

Posted on July 24, 2020

Choosing Your Free Credit Report

It is always a good time to check your credit report, but which free source should you choose? Here is a list and some things to look for before you provide your personal information.

Posted on May 11, 2020

A Simple, Meaningful Father's Day

Father's Day is a day that people come together and honor the important father figures in their lives. This year, plan a celebration that is meaningful and leaves memories that last a lifetime.

Posted on May 11, 2020

Protecting Yourself from Coronavirus Scams

From deals on masks to offers of loans, scams related to the coronavirus pandemic are everywhere. Here the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has put together a list of ways to protect yourself and your money from scammers.

Posted on May 7, 2020

WASHINGTON PART OF MULTI-STATE STUDENT EDUCATION LOAN SERVICER INITIATIVE TO PROVIDE BORROWERS FINANCIAL RELIEF

Washington borrowers with commercially-owned Federal Family Education Program Loans or privately held student loans who are struggling to make their payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be eligible for expanded relief.

Posted on April 21, 2020

5 Free Vacations You Can Take in 2020 Without Leaving Your Home

Here are some great options for things to keep you entertained while you are at home during this pandemic or if you are looking for inexpensive fun to have over the coming summer.

Posted on April 17, 2020

Mortgage, Credit, Debts and COVID-19 - Protect Your Finances

Many creditors are offering ways to avoid making payments during the COVID-19 pandemic, but is that the best for your finances? There are options for staying on top of bills during this time and avoid jeopardizing your future.

Posted on April 15, 2020

Student Loans, Who do You Owe

A quick guide on how to determine the type of loan you have and the servicer of your student loan.

Posted on October 10, 2017

Five Financial Steps to Take Right Now to Protect Your Money

This blog provides five key steps to take when dealing with a financial crisis.

Posted on March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Financial Resources

A brief list of financial resources to assist people during the Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic.

Posted on March 20, 2020