All articles tagged: “Debt”

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18 Alarming Consumer Debt Statistics

18 Alarming Consumer Debt Statistics

Debt in the U.S. has ballooned over the last couple of decades thanks to increased pricing on housing, education,... read more »

Andrea Woroch

By: Andrea Woroch • 10/13/20

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How the COVID-19 Pandemic Led to a Surprising Initial Reduction in Credit Card Debt

COVID-19 and Decreasing Credit Card Debt

In a Nutshell: The COVID-19 pandemic has left consumers uncertain about a lot of things — and chief among them is... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/8/20

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9 min read

The National Safety Council Helps Employees Stay Safe in the Workplace and Avoid Injuries that Could Lead to Medical Debt

The National Safety Council & Avoiding Medical Debt

In a Nutshell: The National Safety Council works to prevent workplace injuries and death, efforts that help workers... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 9/16/20

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11 min read

The Dignity and Debt Project Focuses Research on Creating Financial Services that Cultivate Dignity, Respect, and Fairness

Dignity and Debt: Cultivating Respect and Fairness

In a Nutshell: Dignity and Debt is an initiative whose goal is to return dignity and humanity to financial... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 9/14/20

Guide

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6 Debt Relief Options for Bad Credit

6 Debt Relief Options for Bad Credit

Bad credit and being in debt often go hand in hand. Taking advantage of debt relief options for bad credit can help... read more »

Aaron Crowe

By: Aaron Crowe • 6/24/20

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3 Debt Relief Programs for Bad Credit

3 Debt Relief Programs for Bad Credit

The skies can look mighty gray when you have bad credit and fall behind on your debts. Once you start receiving... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 6/24/20

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7 min read

6 Steps: How to Make a Holiday Debt Repayment Plan

How to Make a Holiday Debt Repayment Plan

Holiday shopping is underway, and many shoppers are already bracing themselves for heavy spending, with some people... read more »

Andrea Woroch

By: Andrea Woroch • 6/24/20

Guide

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4 Best Online Debt Consolidation Loans

4 Best Online Debt Consolidation Loans

Too much debt is depressing. You can’t daydream about a nice vacation or a pricey new purchase without soon... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 11/13/19

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5 Ways to Eliminate Debt Before the New Year

5 Ways to Eliminate Debt Before the New Year

You don’t need to wait until the New Year to set a financial goal. In fact, making a plan to improve your financial... read more »

Andrea Woroch

By: Andrea Woroch • 6/11/20

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Golden Financial Services Helps Consumers Eliminate Student Loan and Credit Card Debt Through Expertise and Management Solutions

Golden Financial Services Helps Consumers Manage Debt

In a Nutshell: When borrowers find themselves facing wage garnishment or other debt collection measures, Golden... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/8/19

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When Does it Make Sense to Consolidate Debt?

When Does it Make Sense to Consolidate Debt?

If you’re dealing with a variety of financial obligations, you may want to bundle everything up into one neat... read more »

Erica Sandberg

By: Erica Sandberg • 2/3/20

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How to Escape the Payday Loan Trap

How to Escape the Payday Loan Trap

Named after the recurring length of time that typically corresponds to a pay period, payday loans are a form of... read more »

Josh Smith

By: Josh Smith • 12/20/19

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Credit.org’s Educational Resources, Events, and Counseling Help Consumers Eliminate Debt, Purchase Homes, and Achieve Financial Success

Credit.org Offers Educational Resources, Events, and Counseling

In a Nutshell: Buying a home, building credit, setting a budget, and saving money — these can all seem like... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/26/18

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Dealing with Debt Down Under — The Financial Rights Legal Centre Provides Education, Assistance, and Advocacy for Australian Consumers

Financial Rights Legal Centre: Education, Advice, and Advocacy

In a Nutshell: When Australians experience problems with debt, banking, and insurance, the Financial Rights Legal... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/5/18

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loanDepot Combines Service and Technology to Disrupt the Traditional Lending Process with More Than $125 Billion in Loans Funded Since 2010

loanDepot Combines Service and Tech to Disrupt Traditional Lending

In a Nutshell: Mortgage interest rates have increased over the last year but still remain among the lowest they’ve... read more »

Ray FitzGerald

By: Ray FitzGerald • 12/20/17

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GreenPath Helps More Than 200,000 Americans Get Out of Debt and Achieve Financial Wellness Each Year

GreenPath Helps Americans Clear Debt and Achieve Financial Wellness

In a Nutshell: When you’re facing a serious illness, you don’t try to heal yourself — you seek professional help.... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 12/20/17

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Debt Support Trust Offers Helpful Advice and a Friendly Ear to UK Citizens Dealing with Debt Issues

Debt Support Trust’s Advice Helps UK Citizens Escape Debt

In a Nutshell: An increasing number of Brits struggle with debt issues every day across the UK. As the cost of... read more »

Ray FitzGerald

By: Ray FitzGerald • 12/12/17

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How Credit Canada® Helps Millions Achieve Financial Freedom Through Debt Management Solutions and Free Credit Counseling

Credit Canada Helps Millions with Debt Relief & Money Management

In a Nutshell: For more than 50 years, Credit Canada has offered debt relief services to millions of Canadian... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/21/17

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Restructuring Nearly $1 Million in Debt Each Day — 4 Pillars Helps Canadians Tackle Debt and Plan for Future Financial Goals

4 Pillars Helps Canadians Tackle Debt and Plan for the Future

In a Nutshell: As in the US, debt is a significant issue for our neighbors north of the border, thanks partly to... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 11/8/17

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Debt Camel Answers Common Questions to Help the UK Navigate Its Vast Desert of Debt

Debt Camel Helps the UK Navigate Its Vast Desert of Debt

In a Nutshell: Already accomplished at helping people solve their individual debt problems, Sara Williams founded... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/6/17

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Debt Mediators — Helping Australians Get Out of Debt in 5 Years or Less Through Effective Debt Relief Solutions

Debt Mediators: Helping Australians Get Out of Debt in 5 Years or Less

In a Nutshell: In 2016, Australia’s total personal debt was around AUD$2 trillion, with the average Aussie... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 10/27/17

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CuraDebt Consumer Debt Settlement Review: A Top-Rated Agency with More than 100 Years’ Combined Experience

CuraDebt Consumer Debt Settlement Review

In a Nutshell: CuraDebt is a full-service debt relief agency, helping individuals and small businesses with debt... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/16/17

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Retiring with Debt: National Bureau of Economic Research Paper Illuminates a Recent Phenomenon in the Aftermath of the Great Recession

NBER Research Shows Older Americans Are Increasingly in Debt

In a Nutshell: Retirement has traditionally been referred to as one’s Golden Years — a time when people can enjoy... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 9/14/17

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Hoyes, Michalos & Associates — How a 30-Minute Conversation with a Licensed Insolvency Trustee has Helped More than 40K Ontario Residents Get Out of Debt

Hoyes, Michalos & Associates Helps Ontario Residents Get Out of Debt

In a Nutshell: In 1999, accountants Douglas Hoyes and Ted Michalos established Hoyes, Michalos & Associates, a firm... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/23/17

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Clearpoint’s Trusted Counseling Services & Educational Resources Have Helped Improve Financial Literacy for More Than 50 Years

Clearpoint — A Source for Financial Literacy & Credit Counseling

In a Nutshell: Financial literacy is lacking in the traditional education system, contributing to the number of... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/21/17