you can reduce the impact loss of income has on you finances if you take the right measures. Here are strategies for keeping your finances on track until your income improves.
Elizabeth Ayoola is a content specialist with over 5 years of experience who has carved a niche in finance. She graduated with an MA in Environment, Politics, and Globalization from King’s College London.
Throughout the span of her career, she’s written for a myriad of platforms including 247 Money Box, POPSUGAR, and Lifehacker.
Elizabeth started working with Debt.com in 2020 and now specializes in all things debt and personal finance.
Learn how to lock down delinquent credit card debt so it doesn’t get out of control in collections and start disrupting your budget. With one of these strategies, you can get back on track before a charge-off.
They say “mother knows best.” When it comes to money, these mothers truly do.
In honor of Mother’s Day, Debt.com consulted 16 finance experts on the best advice their moms gave them growing up.
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Credit is something most adults will use at some point in their lives. It comes in different shapes and forms—credit cards, personal loans, and mortgages are some common examples. Some people stick to a single credit type, but credit bureaus want to see a mix. In fact,10% of your score depends on how many types […]
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Credit inquiries appear on your credit report and can even negatively affect your credit score in certain cases. Learn how hard and soft inquiries work and what you can expect when it comes to your credit.
Credit age is a key factor used to calculate your credit score. Learn how it works and how to maintain the longest credit history possible so you can maintain a high credit score.
New credit applications can have a serious impact on your credit score. Learn which credit inquiries affect your score and how to shop for rates the right way to avoid unwanted credit score damage.