American Financial Solutions Blog

21 Best Mother’s Day Freebies, Discounts and Deals

Looking for a way to recognize a mother in your life? There are some great coupons that can really save you a "ton" of money.

Posted on December 23, 2016

My New Car Is a Piece of Junk. Can I Return It to the Dealer?

There was a time when you loved your car — when you happily drove it home from the dealer. But that love has grown cold, and now you wish you’d never laid eyes on it. You are chained to it by a payment book, much as you wish you...

Posted on December 23, 2016

The FICO Credit Scoring Method to Help Those with Little or No Credit

Getting credit can be difficult if you do not already have credit. Learn what FICO has come up with to help people build a good history using their normal bills.

Posted on December 23, 2016

One Fast, But Not Easy, Method for Getting Out of Credit Card Debt

When it comes to getting out of debt, we all want it to happen quickly and easily. While this method has the possibility of eliminating your debt in less than a year, you have to be willing to make the sacrifices necessary for such a rapid reduction.

Posted on December 23, 2016

What You Must Know Before Using a Balance Transfer to Consolidate Debt

The days of using balance transfers to get out of debt are not over, but there are certain stipulations you should know before you sign up.

Posted on December 23, 2016

How to Know What You Can Afford in a Home

Over the past ten years, we have learned that housing sales contribute enormously to our national economy, but how do those house sales impact our own pocket books and how do we know what we really can afford?

Posted on December 23, 2016

Confessions of a Credit Counselor: Lea's Story

Certified Credit Counselor, Lea explains what brought her to American Financial Solutions, her best moments and one piece of financial advice for people.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Owe the IRS? Know Your Options, Don't Get Hit with Huge Fines

If you are stressing about owing taxes this year, you are not alone. You do have options, but you must know what they are to avoid big penalties.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Deployment, Special Pay and Saving Money, Make them Work for You

Looking for ways to maximize your money before and after deployment? Here, we share some good tips and resources for making sure your homecoming is financial stable.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Five Credit Card Balance Transfer Moves You Need To Avoid Failure

A balance transfer may be a good option for getting out of debt and reducing interest rates, but there are critical steps that each person should take before they apply for that new credit card.

Posted on December 23, 2016