8 ways to manage debt

8 ways to manage debt

Even people who adopt the most stringent precautions in handling their finances can find themselves in unexpected debt. This may come about through the sudden loss of income. A person may be left unable to work following a medical crisis or an accident. People working...

DIY debt management plan

There’s something very satisfying about completing DIY (do-it-yourself) projects. You’ve accomplished something that an expert or professional would normally do for you and you’ve saved yourself some money in the process. For those with a knack for...

Becoming debt free takes dedication

Getting out of debt requires a commitment to change. “Becoming and living debt free will take some sacrifices and a rejection of the ‘instant gratification’ mentality that has plagued Americans and led to record consumer debt levels,” said Ron...

Do you pass the debt test?

American households are carrying an average of nearly $16,000 of credit card debt, which translates into more than $2,000 in finance charges and fees each year, according to the Federal Reserve. Even with statistics like these, freedom from debt is an achievable goal...
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