Deb Hipp is a full-time freelance writer based in Kansas City, Mo. Deb went from being unable to get approved for a credit card or loan 20 years ago to having excellent credit today and becoming a homeowner. Deb learned her lessons about money the hard way. Now she wants to share them to help you pay down debt, fix your credit and quit being broke all the time. Deb’s personal finance and credit articles have been published at Credit Karma and The Huffington Post.
November 21, 2017
Hint: Only the last one involves books.
November 16, 2017
Gen Xers struggle more than prior generations to save money, and a new study finds that those with subprime credit often have no savings at all.
November 14, 2017
You don’t need to max out a credit card or tap into your emergency savings.
November 7, 2017
Debt doesn’t have to be a life sentence. Here’s how to tunnel your way out.
November 3, 2017
It seems the more money parents have, the more their children demand.
October 31, 2017
I fought and saved money. But I also paid some money just to move on with my life.
October 24, 2017
If you’re not comparing retail prices online when you shop, you’re missing out on savings.
October 17, 2017
When it comes to shopping, you can’t beat “free.”
October 3, 2017
Lesson No. 1: Less stuff equals less stress.
September 19, 2017
There’s easy money to be made if you’re willing to wade through the junk to find it.
September 12, 2017
Brush off that wilted spinach and climb out of the grocery store dumpster.
September 5, 2017
Even if you’re working to pay off credit card and other debt, you can still go out for a nice meal.