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Should I Pay Off My Mortgage or Student Loans First?

Student loans and mortgage debt are often considered to be "good debt," as they are forms of debt you take on in order to...
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The 2 Real Reasons for Your Debt Problems and How to...

Do you try to cure the common cold by using the best nose tissues money can buy? Of course not. Though tissues help with...
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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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How Does Bankruptcy Affect Your Credit Score?

The main issue that discourages most people from filing bankruptcy is the detrimental effect is has on their credit. It's true that a bankruptcy...
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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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The First (And Most Important) Step To Fixing Your Finances

I have had many conversations with many people in the past who have inquired about how to get out of debt. Most of these...
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Best Way to Pay Off Debt – Snowball vs. Avalanche vs....

If you're like most Americans - about 80% of all Americans, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts - you have some form of debt....
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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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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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7 Best Secured Credit Cards to Rebuild Credit – Reviews &...

How's your credit these days? If you'd prefer not to answer that question, you're not alone. Millions of Americans have imperfect credit due to bankruptcy,...
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What Is Debt Addiction?

For many people, our personal demons show up in many areas of our life, including our finances. Some of us try to make ourselves feel...
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6 Reasons to Buy a Car with Cash and Avoid Car...

Do Americans love their cars too much? Even as a car lover myself, I would argue yes. There is no other explanation for our...