Becoming unemployed is never easy on your psyche or your budget. Financial threats like bankruptcy and foreclosure only add to your stress as you struggle to stay ahead without the regular income of paychecks. Debt.com has advice and tips on how to overcome the financial challenges of unemployment so you can stay afloat and avoid severe financial distress.

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This guy needs a car insurance claim.

Auto Crashes are Up, So Insurance Is Going Up

January 30, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Auto claim frequency and severity are up over the last two years, making insurance companies consider raising the costs of policies and premiums.

Bullied at work

How To Prepare Your Finances For A Layoff

November 17, 2016 | Debt.com

It’s a rough time, but it doesn’t have to be a disastrous one.

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Can You Afford to Quit Your Job?

January 28, 2016 | Debt.com

It depends on your answers to these 3 questions.


Pain or Pleasure? How Accountants Predict Your Financial Outlook

February 12, 2015 | Jess Miller

A new study from the American Institute of CPAs measures financial success in a whole new way.

Bees are a terrible excuse for calling in sick.

The most outrageous excuses for calling in sick to work

November 4, 2013 | Michael Koretzky

From fake eyeballs to false teeth to FBI agents, we come up with some wild excuses for calling in sick. But do they work? We look at the best excuses heard by HR departments throughout the country this year plus a few tips on how you can make the most of your personal leave.