From fun facts to helpful tips, we're constantly learning everything we can about about personal finance. Want to find out how to live your best financial life? We've got your back.
Is it bad to pay your credit card early?
Understand the implications, benefits, and potential downsides.
November 2, 2023|Blog
Want to Conquer your Debt? Arro Can Help.
Learn the secrets to conquering your debt that most credit card companies don’t want you to know.
May 2, 2023|Blog
How Many Credit Inquiries Is Too Many?
Learn how credit inquiries work and what you can do to minimize their impact on your credit score.
April 25, 2023|Blog
Arro’s Commitment to Financial Literacy
How can companies and innovators provide real pathways for people to achieve their financial goals?
April 13, 2023|Insight
Ask the Experts: How to start your side hustle and earn extra income
Learn from an expert side hustler on how to start a successful side and earn extra money. Experimenting is key to taking the leap and learning along the way.
April 4, 2023|Blog
A Beginner’s Guide to Managing Credit Cards Like the Pros
Credit cards can be an amazing financial tool, and with the right strategies, you can use credit cards to take your personal finances to the next level.
March 21, 2023|Blog
Ask & Receive: Understanding the Impact of Requesting a Credit Limit Increase
Explore the pros and cons of requesting a credit limit increase, including how it might affect your credit score.
March 8, 2023|Blog
Where Do I Start? How to Build Credit if You Don’t Have a Credit Score
Learn the options for starting to build credit and the best strategies for maintaining a high credit score over time.
February 28, 2023|Blog
11 Genius Hacks Anyone Can Use to Build Credit at 18
It’s possible to build credit once you turn 18, and it can actually be quite simple with some research and a little bit of creative thinking. These 11 genius credit-building hacks will show you how to start today.
February 14, 2023|Blog
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?
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
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
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
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
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
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
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?
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
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
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
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
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?
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
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
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?
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
Learning how to build credit is key to a healthy financial future.
November 1, 2022|Blog
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
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
No matter where you’re at with your money, we want to help you achieve financial freedom.
September 13, 2022|Blog