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Whether you are looking to consolidate credit card debt or are looking for complete debt relief, get the advice and tools you need to manage your debt.
Follow these tips and strategies to get out of debt for good.
Too much debt can impact your finances and credit. Find out how your balances stack up.
These five debt reduction strategies can help eliminate your balances.
Knowing the difference will help you determine which types of loans will work best for you.
There’s a number that might determine your available credit, but you aren’t allowed to see it.
Making moves to better your credit score will help your bankruptcy risk score, too.
Even if the original debts that caused them have been discharged, liens are pugnacious. Some can never be pried off without payment, says the Bankruptcy Adviser.
Structured talks with a mortgage lender can save your home, if you know what you’re doing, says the Bankruptcy Adviser.
When it comes to credit information, what you think you know that isn’t true can really hurt you.
People who refinance their mortgages with loans containing prepayment penalties or balloon payments are more likely to undergo foreclosure, a new study says.
It’s not just your mortgage payment and credit card rate anymore: Shaky credit will cost you when it comes to auto, home and renters insurance.
Before taking the leap, do your homework and make certain to understand the ramifications of bankruptcy on your life.
Any debts you hide won’t be dismissed, and the debt collectors can continue to come after you, says the Bankruptcy Adviser.
A Chapter 7 bankruptcy makes sense for one elderly reader, says the Bankruptcy Adviser, but she needs to do it right or face wage garnishment.