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How the Increase in Fed Interest Rates Affects Your Credit Card hero image

How the Increase in Fed Interest Rates Affects Your Credit Card

We explain how interest rates work and reveal why your interest rates have gotten so high over the last year.

January 31, 2023|Insight

Does a Car Loan Help My Credit Score? hero image

Does a Car Loan Help My Credit Score?

Applying for a car loan could temporarily knock your credit score, but making on-time auto loan payments will help your credit history in the long run.

January 24, 2023|Blog

Understanding the Money Stigma and 3 Ways to Build Your Money Confidence hero image

Understanding the Money Stigma and 3 Ways to Build Your Money Confidence

Changing the social taboo around talking about money starts with each of us taking the first step in being willing to share our own money journey.

January 10, 2023|Blog

Ask the Experts: 4 Tips to Conquer your 2023 Finances hero image

Ask the Experts: 4 Tips to Conquer your 2023 Finances

Financial coach shares financial resolutions for 2023 and how to build a solid financial strategy.

January 3, 2023|Blog

Start Smart: A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Your Starting Credit Score hero image

Start Smart: A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Your Starting Credit Score

It’s important to understand the fundamentals of credit, including your starting credit score. Here’s what to expect when you begin establishing a credit history.

December 27, 2022|Blog

Your 5 Step 2023 Budgeting Strategy hero image

Your 5 Step 2023 Budgeting Strategy

These 5 tips will help you start 2023 on top of your finances. No matter where you’re starting from, there’s always a way to position yourself for future success, even if you spend a lot during the holidays.

December 22, 2022|Blog

Your Guide to Understanding a Payment Due Date vs. Closing Date on Credit Cards hero image

Your Guide to Understanding a Payment Due Date vs. Closing Date on Credit Cards

All the dates and deadlines on a credit card can be confusing. We’re here to make sense of what you’ll see on a credit card statement.

December 20, 2022|Blog

It’s All About the Plastic: Charge Card vs. Debit Card vs. Credit Card hero image

It’s All About the Plastic: Charge Card vs. Debit Card vs. Credit Card

Trying to keep your different payment methods straight, like debit cards and credit credits? Learn the differences, pros, and cons to understand them.

December 14, 2022|Blog

Balance Transfer or Personal Loan: What is the Right Fit for You? hero image

Balance Transfer or Personal Loan: What is the Right Fit for You?

Let’s dive into the most common strategies for helping you pay off debt faster: personal loans and balance transfers.

December 8, 2022|Blog

Aim High: What an 800 Credit Score Means and How to Get There hero image

Aim High: What an 800 Credit Score Means and How to Get There

Reaching an 800 credit score gets you more than just bragging rights. Find out how to achieve it and the advantages once you do.

December 6, 2022|Blog

Credit Cards 101: Here’s What Happens if You Go Over Your Credit Limit hero image

Credit Cards 101: Here’s What Happens if You Go Over Your Credit Limit

A common question for credit cardholders is, “What happens if I go over my credit limit?” Learn about this important aspect of using a credit card.

December 2, 2022|Blog

How to Build Credit Without a Credit Card: Steps to Get Started hero image

How to Build Credit Without a Credit Card: Steps to Get Started

Whether you’re a credit beginner or need to improve your credit score, follow these tips to learn how to build credit without a credit card.

November 28, 2022|Blog

What to Like (and Hate) about Secured Credit Cards hero image

What to Like (and Hate) about Secured Credit Cards

What are secured credit cards? Do they make sense for you at this point in your financial journey? Let’s dive in!

November 17, 2022|Blog

Where Do Americans Learn About Credit? hero image

Where Do Americans Learn About Credit?

A survey of 3,000 Americans reveals that 4 in 10 people learn about credit directly from their credit card company. In this article we dive into current consumer attitudes towards credit and how credit card companies are educating consumers.

November 11, 2022|Research

Your Must-Read Guide to Understanding a Negative Balance on Your Credit Card hero image

Your Must-Read Guide to Understanding a Negative Balance on Your Credit Card

If you're wondering what a negative balance means on your credit card and if there's something you're supposed to do about it, we've got you covered. In this article, we've broken down everything you need to know.

November 10, 2022|Blog

How Do Credit Cards Work? Get to Know the Basics hero image

How Do Credit Cards Work? Get to Know the Basics

Understand how credit cards work and how Arro can help you navigate the system.

November 8, 2022|Blog

We all like stuff… but what’s the best way to pay for it? hero image

We all like stuff… but what’s the best way to pay for it?

When it comes to everyday purchases, the trick is to understand what is the best way to pay for you.

November 8, 2022|Blog

How to Build Credit hero image

How to Build Credit

Learning how to build credit is key to a healthy financial future.

November 1, 2022|Blog

Getting (and Staying) Out of Debt hero image

Getting (and Staying) Out of Debt

Getting out of debt is easier said than done, but when it comes to paying down debt, starting sooner is always better.

October 18, 2022|Blog

[Press Release] Arro Announces $10M Seed Funding to Democratize Credit hero image

[Press Release] Arro Announces $10M Seed Funding to Democratize Credit

We surveyed 3,000 Americans to understand their attitudes toward credit.

October 11, 2022|Press Release

Why Access to Credit is Access to Financial Freedom hero image

Why Access to Credit is Access to Financial Freedom

No matter where you’re at with your money, we want to help you achieve financial freedom.

September 13, 2022|Blog