Obesity may be a physical health problem prevalent in the South. Debt collections are a financial health concern there, too.
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Keep your credit report healthy and avoid unpaid medical debt.
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If you suddenly need cash, you can typically use your credit card in any ATM to get some money. But it is a costly process. While this is often called a “cash advance,” in reality, it is an expensive loan from your credit card company. Only use cash advances for emergencies and never use credit […]
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Despite the pandemic leading to record unemployment last year, Americans managed to pay off record amounts of credit card debt, largely thanks to two rounds of stimulus. What’s more, the federal government leaned on credit card companies to be flexible, asking them to extend deferment options, where customers could reduce or pause payments completely. However, […]
Default judgments can bring unwanted stress, and ignoring your debt isn’t a viable solution. Learn about what a default judgment is and what to do if you have one.
The sooner you acknowledge a money problem and address it, the sooner you’ll make positive financial changes.
Superheroes have mortgages and student loans, too.
Are you dragging a pile of debt into the new year? Here’s how to get rid of it faster.
How can you know if a debt settlement company is legitimate? Taking these steps is a good start.
Learn how to avoid collections over medical debt.
This step-by-step process will guide you out of debt.
Debt settlement can be a fast and easy way to get rid of debt but it’s not for everyone.
Which debts can you discharge through bankruptcy and which debts aren’t legally dischargeable? The answer may help you determine whether to file.
Find out the state of debt in the U.S., tips for consumers and small business owners, and how to prioritize payments.
Swim to shore with debt repayment apps that help you pay off debt faster.
The Debt Free Guys ditched the wintery snowball and avalanche methods for a cowboy-themed combo of multiple debt repayment strategies.
Take these proactive steps to keep new debt from cramping your post-divorce style.
Family farmers and fishermen can find relief from their business debt with this form of reorganization bankruptcy, as long as they meet the requirements.
The answer depends on what stage your debt is in. We interviewed two attorneys to find out when you really need a debt collection attorney.
When your credit cards and student loans are deferred, it’s just like being frozen in time. But there’s also a monster sneaking up behind you…
The federal government comes up with an answer – and as usual, it’s complicated
Use these unique tips to lower your debt repayments.
Here’s how to avoid common missteps that can summon an old debt back to haunt you.
Starting with, what is it and how does it work?
If you’re skidding towards auto repossession, it pays to know your rights.
If you’re serious about getting rid of debt, don’t let these debt payoff missteps trip you up.
You don’t have to be stuck on the highway to debt hell forever.
The Budget Mom’s methods saved Tiffany from her credit card debt. Then, she got to meet her.
Two are better than one when it comes to eliminating a mountain of debt.
In uncertain financial times, kick these monthly bills to the curb now to free up money later.
Want to pay off debt faster? Start by letting your friends in on your plan.
Eliminating debt can add more to your life than just more money in your pocket.
Try these radical moves to get rid of debt in record time.
These 10 tips can save you tens of thousands of dollars over time.
The answer may come down to how much debt?
A huge following formed around #debtfreecommunity on social media, and together, members are fighting money taboos – and their own personal debts.
These women are leading the way to a debt-free lifestyle. Here’s how they’re doing it.
Consider these key factors before signing up to work with a debt consolidation company.
Find out the truth from attorneys working in the field.
Tired of paying off debt at a snail’s pace? Maybe it’s time to rework your strategy.
Tired of chipping away at debt a few dollars at a time? Here’s how to knock out debt in record time.
Don’t ignore these red flags of a debt settlement company eager to prey on desperation.
The rewards of paying off debt extend far beyond keeping a New Year’s resolution.
There are ways to lend a hand without lending a dime.
Learning how it happens can stop you from doing it.