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Don't let bill errors empty your wallet
Does your bill contain charges you've never seen? Take these steps to correct the mistakes.
Get that old debt off my credit report!
Even if you refuted an old debt, it'll still stay on your credit report for seven years.
Avoid these bankruptcy mistakes
It's easy to miss documents and not file statements when you file for bankruptcy yourself.
How to pay debt while improving credit score
Which is a better way to pay $5,000: a credit card balance transfer or a bank loan?
How to quickly boost my credit score
Your credit report has a long memory. Here's how to get it to forget your checkered past.
Buy a car to rebuild credit post-bankruptcy?
It's important to rebuild your credit after bankruptcy, but make sure to do it the right way.
Cash out investments to pay student loan?
You're dying to pay off that student loan. Should you sell your investments to do it?
Unresolved credit disputes can get messy
A dispute is supposed to clear up errors in your credit report. But what happens when it doesn't?
Use lump-sum pension to pay credit card?
Your lump-sum pension was meant to be spent later, but you need the money now. What to do?
I owe $25,000. How do I get out of debt?
You can't hide from debt, even if it came from being charitable. Here's how to get out.
How to handle finances after denied loan
That HELOC will add to your debt, not take it away. There are other ways to fix your finances.
Avoiding debt in retirement
Debt in retirement is a growing problem. Find out what's causing it.
8 signs you're flirting with financial ruin
Are you marching toward a debt disaster? Look for these telltale signs that you need help.
Should I take out loan to file bankruptcy?
Incurring more debt to get rid of debt could be trouble once you get to court.
5 groups at greater risk of identity theft
Who you are and what you do can make you more vulnerable to having your identity stolen.
When will judgment disappear from credit?
A judgment will eventually drop off your credit report. But that doesn't mean it's gone.
Need quick cash? Avoid these 6 traps
Looking for fast money? Dodge financial ruin by reading this. You must act now!
Can debt collector come after me for old debt?
You might owe, but you don't have to pay. Get the debt collector to stop sending letters.
How sadness leads to deepening debt
Your wallet can take a hit when you're blue. Find out how poor mental health feeds on debt.
File bankruptcy to get out from under car loan?
There are options besides bankruptcy when you are underwater on your car loan.
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