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Reverse Loans USA

With 19 years in the mortgage business, and eight in the reverse mortgage market, Nationwide Equities is one of the longest-running lenders still around. In early 2018, the company renamed its reverse

Longbridge Financial

Maybe there's something reassuring about getting a loan from a company with an Ivy League seal of approval, as Longbridge Financial does. Before joining the New Jersey-based lender at its founding in

HomeBridge Financial Services

Homebridge has been around since 1989 as a traditional lender, but has only been offering reverse mortgages for a few years. It acquired Prospect Mortgage in 2016, allowing the company to become one o


LendUp is one of the smaller payday lenders we reviewed. It only offers its loans in nine states, which is the fewest of any lender we reviewed. In the past year or so, it has reduced the number of st

Check City

Check City is available in fewer states than lenders like CashNetUSA and Advance America. In fact, it only has stores in four states: Colorado, Nevada, Utah and Virginia. However, it offers online loa


Each state has its own payday loan regulations – some cap how much lenders can charge and others having no limits, though most payday loans don’t differ in price very much. Alternative len


ACE Cash Express lends in 19 states, fewer than larger lenders like Check ‘n Go. It has store locations in many of these states and also offers loans online. There’s no difference in the c

Cash Central

With services available in 25 states, Cash Central serves more of the country than lenders like LendUp. Only 34 states allow payday lending, so Cash Central operates in 69 percent of the available sta

Check 'n Go

Check ‘n Go lends in 28 states, which seems like a small number, but payday loans are only legal in 34 states – this makes it one of the lenders with the largest reach. It doesn’t ha


Getting a payday loan online can be more convenient than going to a store. You don’t have to wait in line or hunt for a location, and you can sign up from the comfort of your own home. Online le

Speedy Cash

Speedy Cash provides payday loans, installment loans and other financial services in 27 states. Loans are available in storefront locations and online, depending on the state you live in. Consult Spee

Advance America

Advance America lends in 28 states, placing it among the more widespread lenders we looked at. You can get loans at its retail locations or by applying online. Online and in-person loans have the same

Check Into Cash

After comparing payday lenders based on a variety of factors, including availability and pricing, we’ve determined that Check Into Cash is the best lender overall. However, we must caution that

Best Student Loans

The costs of education have risen year over year, and many students can't afford college. If you're looking at private lenders for student loans, read our review to find the best loan provider for your needs.


Daric is a lender that offers personal loans and business loans. The rates, fees and terms compare well with other P2P lenders like Pave and Prosper. However, support is not available over the phone o


Peerform is a lending company that posts your approved application on its platform where it waits to be funded directly by investors. The amount you borrow depends on your need and the amount for whic


Pave offers online personal loans up to $25,000 funded by a group of backers who range from CEOs to Pave employees interested in peer-to-peer investing. Qualifying for a loan with this company is typi

Funding Circle

There are many factors that affect your eligibility for a personal loan. These include your FICO score, how long you’ve been in business, for and your yearly sales or revenue. Once you complete

College Ave

College Ave Student Loans was founded in 2014 and is one of the newest private student loan providers in our review. That doesn’t mean it’s lacking in any areas, though. College Ave offers

Best Auto Loans

Auto Loan Services can help you find the right car by connecting you with dealers and financial institutions that provide multiple loan offers for you to choose from.

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