Debt Relief

Checklist of debts to pay first

Which Debt to Pay Off First

By Tom Jackson | September 11, 2019

Facing a mound of piling debts each month is an exhausting process. You may be tempted to throw chunks of your paycheck at your auto loan one month and then…

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Should You Choose Debt Consolidation or Credit Counseling?

By George Morris | August 23, 2019

Pros and Cons of Debt Consolidation and Credit Counseling The short answer to that question is: Yes. As flippant as that sounds, it can’t be stressed enough that if your…

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Bankruptcy Alternatives

By Joey Johnston | August 1, 2019

Federal and state laws provide bankruptcy as a remedy for unmanageable debt, but the price you pay to clear away financial obligations is a steep one. Filing for bankruptcy will…

Debt Settlement vs Debt Counseling

Should You Choose Debt Settlement or Credit Counseling?

By Joey Johnston | July 26, 2019

You’ve tried it all – eating Raman noodles twice a day, creating a budget, cutting your cable TV – but despite those efforts, your credit card debt kept growing and…

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How Does Debt Relief Work?

By Tom Jackson | July 10, 2019

Flip through the channels on your TV, and you’re bound to see an ad offering debt relief. Why? American families in debt have a lot of it … and many…

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Online Bankruptcy

By George Morris | July 8, 2019

If bankruptcy is in your future, there are tools online to help you find your way through the maze. However, it is important to note that while the forms can…

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Online Credit Counseling

By Joey Johnston | July 1, 2019

Nowadays, we do everything online. We pay the bills, shop for groceries, and order Chinese food without leaving the comfort of our couch. Doing things online is just plain easier…

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Merchant Cash Advances

By Guest Author | April 24, 2019

Are you a proprietor of a small business with cash flow challenges? Have you received advertisements about merchant cash advances in the mail? Before considering the offer, you should be…

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Credit Counseling

By Tom Jackson | April 18, 2019

What Is Credit Counseling? Credit counseling is a free service that provides help with budgeting, solutions for becoming debt-free, and tips for managing your money successfully. Credit counseling is offered…

How to Stop Debt Collection Calls

By Sarah Brady | March 13, 2019

Did you know there are laws to protect you from being harassed by debt collectors? From lying about your debt to pestering you repeatedly on the phone, the Fair Debt…