Bonnie Gringer
Bonnie is the Online Marketing Manager and Content Developer at TMX Finance. She loves boating, writing, inventing, designing and most of all her family, friends and the amazing people she gets to work with each day. Her focus has been developing and optimizing content for B2B and B2C industries such as Finance, Real Estate, Mortgage, Auto, and Home and Family.

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Essential Items You Should Have in Your Car Written By: Bonnie Gringer Vehicle safety is about more than just obeying traffic laws and being an alert driver. As a responsible motorist, you should also plan for unforeseen emergencies that may occur while you’re traveling. While a basic toolkit is a necessity in each vehicle, a . . .

Paying Off Loans While Living Paycheck to Paycheck Written By: Bonnie Gringer These days, it is hard for many people not to live paycheck to paycheck. The rising cost of living and below-average wage growth in many industries mean that for many of us, most of our paycheck each pay period is spent as soon . . .

Guide to Geocaching Road Trips Written By: Bonnie Gringer Road trips have been a fun way to explore the country for years, but it can be hard to come up with new ways to pass time in and out of the car. Not everyone enjoys hiking, fishing, or camping. However, one idea for a road . . .

Model Railroads and Freight Cars Written By: Bonnie Gringer Model railroading is a hobby that involves a variety of components, and it is suitable for people of all ages. People can pursue this hobby in ways that fit their innate interests and skills. Delving into model railroading can be an enjoyable way to learn about . . .

Buying a home not only includes of a monster to-do list that takes about 4 months to complete, but also the consumption of volumes of new information. I don’t know about you, but it’s tough to survive an ordinary day without my “to-do” list. On the rare occasion I don’t have one, I find myself attempting to review a list in my head, forgetting one item, . . .

The Ultimate Checklist for First-Time Home-Buyers Buying a home for the first time can be one of the most overwhelming experiences one can go through, with piles of paperwork, tons of choices, and so many things to keep on top of that it can make even the most organized person’s head spin. This first-time home-buyer . . .

I am so excited about buying my first house. At my age, you’d think I should have already accomplished this once or twice. That was the first misconception I had in my home buying journey. See the many home-buying misconceptions in this FULL INFOGRAPHIC. Did you know that first-time home buyers are 33 years old, on average? Does that surprise you . . .

Home-Buying Myths vs Facts In a post-2009 world, many people are understandably wary of home-ownership and think that the expectation to gain real estate in one’s 20s or 30s is a thing of the past. While it’s true that buying your first home is something to be taken seriously, there are many things that the . . .

Imagine taking a ride on a vehicle from your favorite video game? Whether its a sci-fi time traveling spacecraft, or a sports car so fast it it makes you wonder when this will be available in real-life, these video game vehicles can be the most exhilarating part of playing video games. Here are some out-of-this-world video game vehicles that you . . .

  • * Maximum loan amount in Illinois is $4,000. Maximum loan amount in Mississippi is $2,500. Maximum loan amount in Tennessee is $6,500, assuming customer qualifies and accepts both the Pledge and Line of Credit. Minimum loan amount in California is $2,600.
  • ** Car title loans may require a credit check in California. Motorcycle title loan and pawn approval requires satisfaction of all loan eligibility requirements including a vehicle evaluation and a credit check.
  • *** To be approved for a title loan or pawn, you must be at least 18 years of age (19 in Alabama). Account approval requires satisfaction of all eligibility requirements, including a possible credit inquiry, and a motor vehicle appraisal. Certain other terms and conditions apply.
  • † Proof of income is required in Illinois, Nevada, some Texas locations, and California. In California you are also required to provide proof of residency, and a valid vehicle registration to obtain a loan.
  • ‡ Signature and personal loans are offered by an affiliate of TitleMax® and are currently only available in Florida. Account approval requires satisfaction of all loan eligibility requirements, including a credit inquiry, and, if applicable, motor vehicle appraisal.
  • § Refinancing of a competitor’s title loan is not available in Mississippi or Virginia. In Illinois, you are required to have reduced your original principal balance by 20% before refinancing. TitleMax®, TitleBucks®, and InstaLoan®, are not considered competitors. Please see a store associate for details.
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  • - In Texas, TitleMax® acts as a Credit Services Organization to assist customers in obtaining a loan through an unaffiliated third party lender. Please see store associate for details. Please see Texas Schedule of All Fees.
  • - In GA, TitleMax® offers Title Pawns.
  • - In CA, Loans are made by TitleMax of California, Inc., California Finance Lenders Law License No. 603K014.
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