Make a Plan to Save on Your Heating Bills

If your utility bills in winter put a crunch on your budget, these tips to reduce energy usage can help. Make a plan to save on your heating bills this coming winter.

Money Matters for New Parents

Becoming a new parent is one of the most exciting things that can happen in your life. But something that is often overlooked is how your little bundle of joy will impact your financial outlook. Here are some key things to think about:

Small But Mighty

Believe it or not, the grocery store can be a destroyer of budgets. Yes, the seemingly small choices you make at your local spot can have a big impact on your finances. Here are some simple ways to reduce your grocery expenses so your budget stays on track.

Five Steps to Prepare for a Big Purchase

When considering a significant purchase, the destination is within reach when you steer through the following five financial steps.

How to Review your Credit Report

Reading a credit report and understanding what to look for can be confusing. Use these tips to learn how to properly review your credit report.

Your top 5 credit questions answered

When it comes to building and maintaining good credit, the best path isn’t always obvious

2021 Give Back Sweepstakes

Keep your Fortera rewards Mastercard® top of wallet for a chance to win $5,000! Simply use your rewards credit card on everyday purchases a minimum of four times in a week in order to qualify for the drawing.

Practicing Healthy Habits Can Help Spark Your Financial Independence

Making the transformation from being a carefree young person to a financially healthy adult can seem overwhelming and scary. Most young adults starting out can attest to the challenges of managing an entry-level salary while still striving for the financial stability. But there are ways to create a path to financial independence early in your career.

Your credit score and credit report are waiting for you!

Fortera is excited to announce our new free financial education tool, SavvyMoney. You now have instant access to your credit score and credit report, along with personalized tips on how to improve your score or maintain an already great score.

The Best Financial Lessons I Learned From My Mother

Let’s honor the most important women in our lives by remembering the most important things they taught us.