Currently browsing tag

Finding a Debt Relief Company

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 …

How to avoid overpaying for a new car

When it comes to budgeting and balancing car payments alongside rent, mortgages, medical, and credit card bills, it can be a hurdle keeping your finances in line. This is why car payments are a common concern for those already in debt, but by making sure that you don’t overpay for the brand …

stressing out

Debt 101: Where to Begin When Debt Becomes Unmanagable

Debt is insidious. It starts out as a few dollars here and there, and, like snowflakes, they pile upon your desk until there’s a mountain of bills you can’t shovel away fast enough. As the mountain grows, it can become an overwhelming avalanche that buries you in despair and desperation. When this happens, it …

goals

Forming a Plan to Get Out of Debt

We don’t normally plan to bury ourselves in debt. However, this can happen quickly, so forming a plan is the only way to lighten such a heavy burden. Initially, it’s important to understand why you want to clear your debt. This way, you can develop an appropriate plan to meet your goals. Three of …