Credit card debt is a serious problem in the United States. Americans currently carry a combined total of over $1 trillion of outstanding credit card debt with the average household now carrying a … [Read more...] about What Is the Best Credit Card Payoff Plan?
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You've been faithfully investing in your 401(k) for years. With your spending, you weren't as forward thinking, so you've racked up considerable debt. If your 401(k) is like a savings account for your … [Read more...] about Should I Use My 401K to Pay Off Debt?
Debt has become an acceptable part of life in America. Most Americans carry too much debt and struggle each month just to pay the minimum payments on their credit cards. In addition, debt in America … [Read more...] about 5 Sneaky Things You Might Not Think of as Debt
This is a guest post by Jacob and Vanessa of Cash Cow Couple. You can see the original post here. Vanessa and I entered marriage with more than $25,000 in combined student loan debt. At that time, … [Read more...] about Helpful Tips to Eliminate Your Debt in 2018
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People borrow money for many different reasons. Some are understandable; some are obvious mistakes. When you borrow to finance your education, rent a car, pay off an emergency medical bill, or make … [Read more...] about Borrowing to Pay Off Debt: The Right and Wrong Way to Do It
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Starting a business with unpaid personal debt is not impossible, but it's not easy. If you want to start a business, the best way to begin is to get rid of your personal credit obligations. Since … [Read more...] about Why it’s Tough to Start a Business While You’re Still in Debt
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If you’re being harassed by your lenders or collection agencies, you may be wondering which would be of most help – a debt management plan or debt settlement. While both options could help, each has … [Read more...] about “Should I Choose Debt Management Or Debt Settlement?”
Did you know that your savings can keep your finances from flying apart? In fact, you can use savings to pay off debt. These are only a few of the reasons why this is such an important part of your … [Read more...] about 5 Questions To Ask Before You Use Savings To Pay Off Debt
You’ve undoubtedly seen those TV commercials where a guy is sitting around a table of children asking questions like, "is it better to get something now or something later." Well, our question for … [Read more...] about Tips For Resolving Debt
It can be said that a little debt never hurt anyone. And that there’s even such a thing as “good” debt. But big debt generally means big problems. The stress of dealing with debt can cause both … [Read more...] about Four Stories Of People Who Tamed the Debt Monster
Some people do the blame game when they find themselves emerged in credit card debt. We refuse to accept that we had anything to do with it. However, when you think about it, we are responsible for … [Read more...] about Why Running Away From Credit Card Debt Is Never A Good Idea