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Tips from Jean Chatzky
Certified Financial Planner
Should I file bankruptcy for $12K debt?
Bankruptcy isn't a cure-all. You should avoid it if you can't afford these consequences.
Best way to pay $80,000 credit card bill?
A new mortgage to pay off crushing debts may not be in your interest.
If I pay off loan, how's my credit score?
Before you dispose of a debt, consider your credit record along with other factors.
Debt statute of limitations up: Can hubby be sued?
You'll have to go to court, but the statute of limitations determines if you must pay the debt.
Should kids pay mom's debt after death?
When a parent dies with a few debts, are those debts passed on to the children?
Is power of attorney responsible for debt?
A power of attorney can help you care for a loved one. But will their debt affect you?
What to do when a settled debt resurfaces
You thought that debt was settled long ago. Wrong. The collectors are back. What to do?
How do I get out of a co-signed loan?
There is one sure way to take your name off a co-signed loan. But many can't do it.
How to get out of $40K credit card debt
There are ways to whittle down huge debts without filing for bankruptcy. Here are a few.
Wife not married to spouse's old debts
Your spouse's creditors may suggest you are liable for debts incurred prior to marriage. Don't believe it.
Is there a way out from car title loans?
You can tell the lender to take the car but still be stuck with your title loan. Here's why.
3 questions on bank account levies answered
A bank account levy has limitations. Here are times when your income can't be garnished.
When must debt collectors give up?
Debt collectors will keep calling even after the bank gives up. Here's what to expect.
Get debt collectors to leave you alone
Are you being harassed by debt collectors when the debt isn't yours? Make it stop.
Does debt settlement hurt credit score?
Clearing a debt by not paying the entire amount may be a bad deal for your credit record.
When will judgment disappear from credit?
A judgment will eventually drop off your credit report. But that doesn't mean it's gone.
What to do when the debt collector calls
Collection agencies are good at scaring people. But there are limits to what they can do.
What does 'charged off' mean?
Financial missteps can linger on your credit report for years. Here's how to fix them.
How to quickly boost your credit score
Your credit report has a long memory. Here's how to get it to forget your checkered past.
Can a collector take your Social Security?
Unpaid debts can hurt your credit and future wages. Can they take your Social Security, too?
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