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Debt Management

This course will walk you through strategies to achieve freedom from debt.

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About the course

This course will walk you through strategies to achieve freedom from debt.

What you'll learn

Whether to prioritize saving or paying off debt
How to decide which debt to pay off first
Common debt consolidation strategies

Course overview

Getting started
INTRODUCTION
Getting started
Meet your moderator and explore how tackling your debt can help you reach financial goals.
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Saving money vs. paying down debt
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LESSON 1
Saving money vs. paying down debt
Meet your instructor and learn where to find the sweet spot between saving and paying down debt.
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Crafting a repayment plan
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LESSON 2
Crafting a repayment plan
Get three tips to help you decide which of your debts you should tackle first.
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How to consolidate debt
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LESSON 3
How to consolidate debt
Discover how debt consolidation can make managing debt easier and save you money both now and later.
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Meet the experts

Instructor

Mercedes Barba

Mercedes Barba is an Emmy-nominated seasoned editorial leader who is a Senior Editor at NextAdvisor, Bankrate’s sister brand. She is passionate about making personal finance easy and understandable to everyone, no matter their age.

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Moderator

Sarah Foster

Sarah is the U.S. Economy Reporter at Bankrate. She developed a passion for economics while watching her rural community recover from the Great Recession, and is passionate about educating consumers about Wall Street and the Federal Reserve.

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