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Tips on Getting Out of Debt with the IRS

A weak economy, bad luck or financial mistakes leave many people finding themselves with hefty tax bills that they simply can’t pay. Over the past decade the economic woes of the country have hit nearly everyone hard, and if you owe money to the IRS, you’re not alone. If you owe money, …

Signs that you are in Debt Trouble and Need Help

“Help! I need somebody! Help, not just anybody! Won’t you please, please help me?” It’s a stanza from The Beatles that rings through the ears of many people. That is, until they finally seek the debt counseling services that can help them manage their debts and begin to reestablish the foundation beneath …

The difficulty of balancing student debt later in life

Earning an education has never been more costly than it is today. As a result, many Americans find themselves struggling with large student loan debt payments. Whether as parents who have co-signed on loans for their children, or as adults who have returned for advanced degrees later in life, it’s …

Beware of claims from debt relief services

“Easy!” “Fast!” “100% guaranteed!” You should cast a wary eye anytime these words are used to describe debt relief assistance. Often, scam artists and unscrupulous firms use these words to lure victims in and then leave them hanging, holding the bag for their debts and lost saving account balances. Some of the …