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Here’s a basic look at bankruptcy, with a description of the various chapters, what they mean, what they’re for and what’s involved.
Drawing from your retirement account is not a matter to be taken lightly. Consider these pros and cons.
Help in deciding how serious your debt load is and whether consolidation is a smart choice for you.
High interest credit card debt is a total drag. Can a home equity loan or line of credit help?
Debt consolidation is supposed to help you fix your credit. But much of what is said about the process is bogus.
Shoddy credit counselors abound, but asking the right questions can help you find a good one.
Not sure how to choose a credit counseling agency or debt management company? These guidelines can help.
Don’t let bills keep you up at night. Make a change by facing your debt head on.
Are your debt-handling skills superior or subpar? Our quiz may tell you something about your finances.
Using a debt-management plan to pay off debt won’t hurt your credit score but it may make it difficult to qualify for new credit.