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How To Be A Good Friend While Broke

  If you've had a major financial change lately, it can be hard to transition to a more frugal lifestyle, especially if going out with...
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How to Get Out of Credit Card Debt Fast – 5-Step...

Of all the types of debt you can hold, credit card debt is one of the nastiest. NASDAQ reports that consumers pay an average of 15%...
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Zombie Debt: What It Is and How to Deal with Collectors

If you've had debt in the past you couldn't pay, some of those accounts may have been written off as "uncollectable." In other words,...
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5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Refinance a Mortgage to Pay Credit Card...

Everyone knows that credit card debt is "bad" debt due to the high interest rates on most consumer credit cards, while mortgage debt is...
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What Is Credit Counseling – How Debt Management Plans Work

There are a number of reasons people get into debt. Whether you've dealt with insufficient income and mounting bills for years, or face a new,...
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What Is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy – Filing Rules & Information

Filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy can stop creditor harassment, runaway interest rates and fees, and can provide you with a structured plan for paying...
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Should I Pay Off Debt or Save Money First?

Living paycheck-to-paycheck greatly impacts your financial choices. You may face high credit card balances but have no way to pay down the debt, or you...
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IRS Tax Evasion Fraud Definition & Penalties – What Happens If...

Admit it. At some point during tax preparation, a dangerous thought may cross your mind: What if I just don't file? And while you...
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Debt Happened to Me – Here’s What I Learned on the...

I am working with Marcus by Goldman Sachs™ to help spread the word about Marcus loans. Debt can happen to anyone. I'm living proof. My debt...
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Credit Card Debt Reduction Story: How I Got My Minimums Reduced

For those of you who are on the uphill road of getting out of debt and working towards the light at the end of...
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The Real Cost of Using Credit Cards – Other Than Interest...

For many people, credit card debt becomes just another burden they feel they have to bear. They become complacent, continuing to carry balances throughout...
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17 Reasons Why You Should Get Out of Debt – Benefits...

Debt is a common fact of life in America today. According to a 2015 report from the Pew Charitable Trusts, roughly eight out of...