debt consolidation

Debt consolidation is a popular and proven way to reduce debt quickly when traditional means don’t work, but only if you execute your consolidation plan correctly. helps you what consolidation can do for you and how to do it effectively so you can finally get ahead of all those debt payments that are causing problems for your budget.

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Find the right way out of debt

4 Things That Can Be Learned From China’s Debt Crisis

November 10, 2016 |

Learn these lessons and you can save more than China does.


6 Ways To Successfully Get Out Of Debt

October 19, 2016 |

These proven strategies can help you get back on track if you’re ready to take the next step.

student loan deferment

Ask The Expert: How Do I Deal With $120,000 In Student Loans?

March 23, 2016 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader is embarrassed she ran up this much debt – as a finance and accounting major.

Dealing with bankruptcy and credit card debt

Persels and Associates Was Supposed to Take Care of My Debt

January 21, 2016 | Steve Rhode

A reader calls one company for debt consolidation but gets sent to another — which lets him down.

What to make of new student loan proposals?

Ask The Expert: Why Can My Girlfriend Get Her Student Loans Fixed And I Can’t?

July 29, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader wants to know why student loan consolidation won’t work for him, but it does for her.

vacation of the future

Dvorkin on Debt: What Dentists And Debt Have In Common

July 13, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

And no, it’s not that both are painful – although they can be if you don’t take care of yourself.

Dealing with bankruptcy and credit card debt

Get Out Of Debt Guy: I’m About to Lose Everything. Help!

June 25, 2015 | Steve Rhode

all can be overcome when the balance of income and expenses is adjusted in your favor.

negotiate your credit card debt

Ask The Expert: How To Negotiate Credit Card Debt

January 28, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader wants to know if she can haggle to reduce her credit card debt.

Debt consolidation

Ask The Expert: Is Debt Consolidation Bad For My Credit?

January 14, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader worries his debt-relief options will hurt more than they’ll help.

Does debt consolidation work?

Ask the Expert: What Are The Pros and Cons Of Debt Consolidation?

November 5, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A suspicious reader wants to know if he really needs professional help. He might not.

Do debt consolidation companies work?

Ask The Expert: How Do Debt Consolidation Companies Work?

October 29, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader wants to know if they’re legit.

The average student loan debt

Ask the expert: What is the average student loan debt?

September 24, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader wants to know if he’s a typical student loan sufferer.

Should you get out of debt fast or safely?

Ask the expert: Can I get out of debt FAST?

August 6, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A couple argues about how they should pay off their debts: slow and steady or all at once.

What are your debt options?

Ask the Expert: What are my debt options?

July 30, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

An Army veteran can repair a Humvee with his eyes closed but struggles with how to become debt free.