Category: Helpful Information

Our Helpful Information blog category is dedicated to debt consolidation and payday loan relief as well as our debt relief services and ways to help improve your financial well-being. Getting you back on Solid Ground is our goal!

Things to Avoid When Getting a Payday Loan

August 1st, 2017 by

Are you considering a Payday Loan to help get you through a tough patch? This article offers tips on what you should avoid when looking or applying for a Payday Loan. Before making the jump, learn the truth about Payday Loans. Payday loans are acquired from a financial body, usually not a bank, that are

Top 5 Payday Loan Alternatives

July 25th, 2017 by

Payday loans are the common alternatives that come to mind when an urgent need for cash arises. It is usually fast and relatively easy to obtain, but when it comes to choosing between quick cash at high interest rates repayable on your next paycheck and some other less costly alternatives, here are a few better

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

July 17th, 2017 by

Certain things make up the standard criteria for obtaining credit from financial institutions, one of these things is your credit score. Put simply, your credit score is an index that shows your qualification and how much you potentially qualify for a loan or facility. In this article we list out 10 easy ways to improve

Solid Ground Financial Celebrates 10 Years in Business

June 19th, 2017 by

A small group of seasoned financial professionals got together to discuss an issue that hit close to home, debt management. Putting together their years of financial acumen and a zeal to improve the lives of people, they set up a financial counseling and debt consolidation service called Solid Ground Financial.   It has been 10

Everything You Should Know About Predatory Lending

June 12th, 2017 by

What is Predatory Lending?   Predatory lending is the unfair, unscrupulous and misleading practices of some lending companies when you ask them for a loan. In the United States, there is no legal description of what a predatory lending practice is but the FDIC generally classifies any lending that passes on offensive and inequitable loan

The Truth About Payday Loans

June 6th, 2017 by

Anytime you see a commercial or advertisement for payday loans, they always appear to be a quick, effortless way to get the money you need when in a financial emergency. Most adverts explain how you can get an instant loan of $100 with just a recent pay slip and blank check from your banking institution. While these ads