Getting out of Debt
My Journey to Pay Off $100,000 of Student Loan Debt in Two Years
This is how I planned to pay off $100,000 in student loan debt while continuing to build my savings and leaving my 401K untouched.
How I Went From Zero to Dinero When I Paid off My Credit Card Debt
When you are young it is easy to overspend. It took me four years and the help of a nonprofit to walk back out of that hole.
Removing Medical Debt Collections Previously Paid by Medicaid or Other Insurance Providers
Do you have a medical debt collection from a bill that was already paid in full? These pesky double dipping practices are commonly encountered by people with Medicaid coverage. Learn how to easily remove these debts off credit reports.
Skip or Reduce Payments With a Mortgage Forbearance
To alleviate some of the stress associated with homeowners not being able to pay their mortgage, lenders may offer a solution called forbearance.
Step-by-Step Approach to Paying Down Debt
A step-by-step approach for tackling various kinds of debt. This article will go into different kinds of debt and present a clear, well defined method to clearing out your debts, including credit cards, car payments, and mortgages.
10 Things I'll Spend My Money on Once My Student Loans Are Paid Off
I have paid off four student loans on my debt payoff journey so far. That means only three student loans remain! Here are a few things I'm planning on using that extra money toward as soon as I'm able. I can't wait!
Ashford University Student Loans: My Disturbing Experience
I am not rolling in "Benjamins." I am about to graduate with a Master's in Psychology from Ashford, and I got cold sweats and some heart palpitations when I saw how much I owed Ashford, so I set off to do some research to find out what my options were.
How to Respond to a Debt Collection Letter and What to Include in a Debt Validation Letter
The purpose of this article is to clear up some misinformation in regard to debt validation and to provide facts based on the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and court rulings.
Repair Your Credit With a Fingerhut Account: Review of Fingerhut
There are many ways to repair your credit score. Fingerhut was our first credit repair attempt and it worked!
How to Get Out of Credit Card Debt Faster and Smarter
Whether the annual income for an American family is $20,000 or $200,000, they are likely to spend most of, all, or more than what they earn.
How to Remove Medical Debt Collections From Credit Reports
Read on learn how to remove medical debt collections from your credit report, handle debt collection agencies, and improve your credit score.
Are You Drowning in Debt? Here's Advice on How to Get Out
Controlling your money can help you get out of debt. Don't let debt control you. Take control of your finances instead of finances controlling your life. Learn to budget and save for your future dreams.
Sample Letters to Send to Debt Collection Agents in Canada
Do you need to write a letter to a collection agency to tell them to stop harassing you, but you don’t know what to write? Need a sample letter to help you put it together? Read this article about dealing with collection agencies, and get some sample letter ideas you can use for inspiration.
How to Get out of Credit Card Debt Fast and Pay off Your Loans
If you want to get out of debt fast, you have to stop using credit cards and loans. I give you advice on money management so you can learn how to pay off your loans faster. How do you negotiate credit card debt on a low income?