List of Credit Cards that Come with Checks

Another common question that we get asked is “what credit cards come with checks you can write?” Lots of people are looking to get credit card checks to pay bills and have the balance added to their balance. This type of check, called a credit card convenience check, allows you to borrow money using your credit card account. They can […]

List of Banks that Offer Free Checks

One of the most frequent questions we get asked is “which banks give out free checks?” Yes free checking is a good thing, but free checking with free checks is even better. Most of the larger, nationwide banks do not have checking accounts with this feature. But here’s a list of (mostly) smaller banks that do offer free checks when […]

Tips to Paying Off Your Home Loan Faster

Whether you’ve found your dream home or something to use as a stepping stone toward your next adventure, having a mortgage doesn’t have to weigh you down. We have a number of tips for paying off your home loan faster, which can be especially useful if you plan to rent out your home. Not having a monthly payment can reduce […]

Key Differences Between Bonds and Stocks

For people who want to start getting into investing, the investment world probably looks incredibly alien. It can be easy to overcomplicate the image of investing and to lose yourself in the trees when the forest is actually incredibly easy to see. For beginning investors who are looking to start a portfolio, the two main aspects of investing to understand […]

Personal Checks FAQ

As the editor of CheapoChecks.com, I get asked questions related to buying and using checks all the time. Instead of continuing to answer them one at a time, I thought I would compile a list of the most common questions and answers all in one place. Do I have to buy checks from my bank? No, you do not have […]

Unexpected Expenses That Will Ruin Your Finances

Smart financial planning isn’t just about creating a budget for your usual expenses every month; it’s also about expecting the unexpected and planning out your finances accordingly. Because emergencies happen, and just about everyone has to face a major unexpected expense at some point or another, most financial experts recommend establishing an emergency find that will cover at least three […]