All articles tagged: “Debt” (Page: 2)

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Study: Average Consumer Has $27,000 Worth of Debt

Study: Average Consumer Has $27,000 Worth of Debt

Americans know all about consumer debt – sometimes it seems like we almost invented it. But the fact is our... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/17/14

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More Seniors are Carrying More Debt

More Seniors are Carrying More Debt

According to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis, Americans aged 65 and older are carrying... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/20/14

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Millennials Struggle the Most with Debt Management

Millennials Struggle the Most with Debt Management

It may be no surprise to those between the ages of 19 and 29 (the so-called Millennial Generation) that a recent... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/16/14

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Non-Mortgage Debt Continues to Rise

Non-Mortgage Debt Continues to Rise

The American and Canadian economies have always been pretty closely tied to each other. For this reason, it should... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/23/13

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5 Ways to Keep Debt From Turning You Into a Scrooge

5 Ways to Keep Debt From Turning You Into a Scrooge

It’s the holiday season and you can feel the flurry of activity as we merrily cross off gift items from our... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/21/13

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3 Ways to Avoid Holiday Debt

3 Ways to Avoid Holiday Debt

It is nearly impossible to miss the Black Friday frenzy that kicks off the winter holiday shopping season. Every... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 12/11/13

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Pros and Cons of Using the Debt Snowball Method

Pros and Cons of Using the Debt Snowball Method

Repaying multiple loans, whether from irresponsible credit card use or a costly graduate education, can get... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 12/3/13

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How to Keep Your Head Above Water When in Debt

How to Keep Your Head Above Water When in Debt

Being deep in debt can feel a lot like drowning. The anxiety can feel like physical pressure and can make it hard... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/26/13

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How to Keep Your Debt from Spiraling Out of Control

How to Keep Your Debt from Spiraling Out of Control

If you are struggling with debt, it is important to take control of your situation right away. Otherwise, your debt... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/17/13

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High Amounts of Debt Linked to Health Hazards for Young People

High Amounts of Debt Linked to Health Hazards for Young People

Too much debt is more than just a financial issue. According to a study from the Northeastern University Feinberg... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/16/13

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6 Behaviors That Will Get You Into Debt

6 Behaviors That Will Get You Into Debt

Of all the reasons people end up in debt, our behavior is the one thing in which we have complete control. By... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/14/13

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9 Best Inspirational Blogs for Debtors

9 Best Inspirational Blogs for Debtors

Have you gotten yourself into a hole you can’t seem to get out of? Have no fear! Our nine Best Inspirational Blogs... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 9/11/13

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How to Build Credit Without Going Into Debt

How to Build Credit Without Going Into Debt

Many people, including financial professionals, believe the only way to build your credit is by going into debt.... read more »

Carrie Smith

By: Carrie Smith • 9/6/13

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How to Overcome a Fear of Debt

How to Overcome a Fear of Debt

Many people believe fear of debt is a good thing. It can prevent you from overextending yourself and entering that... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/3/13

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Americans are Getting Wiser About Debt, Study Shows

Americans are Getting Wiser About Debt, Study Shows

It looks like the lessons learned from the financial crisis and ensuing economic downturn may have changed the way... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/29/13

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How to Avoid Getting Into Debt Again

How to Avoid Getting Into Debt Again

I can remember it like it was just yesterday, paying off the last bit of my original $25,000 in credit card debt.... read more »

John Schmoll

By: John Schmoll • 8/28/13

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Middle-Income Americans Over 50 Have More Debt Than Younger Americans

Middle-Income Americans Over 50 Have More Debt Than Younger Americans

Are you still asking your parents for money? What about your grandparents? They may be more broke than you. A... read more »

Laura Slawny

By: Laura Slawny • 8/26/13

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How to Make the Most of a Debt Consolidation Loan

How to Make the Most of a Debt Consolidation Loan

There are many reasons for taking out a debt consolidation loan, but you don’t want to simply fall back into the... read more »

Hank Coleman

By: Hank Coleman • 8/20/13

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How to Create a Debt Management Plan

How to Create a Debt Management Plan

A debt problem won’t fix itself. If you’re serious about getting your debts under control, your first step should... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 8/16/13

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Women Tend to Manage Debt Better Than Men, Study Shows

Women Tend to Manage Debt Better Than Men, Study Shows

When it comes to managing debt, women appear to have the edge over men. In a recent study, the credit reports of... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 8/15/13

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Do You Take On Your Partner’s Debt When You Marry?

Do You Take On Your Partner’s Debt When You Marry?

Think you’ve finally found the love of your life? Before you start making wedding plans, you need to have a serious... read more »

Laura Slawny

By: Laura Slawny • 8/15/13

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What to Do About Your Partner’s Debt

What to Do About Your Partner’s Debt

If you’ve worked hard to reduce your debt and build a good credit history, it can be frustrating when confronted... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/2/13

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Americans Under 35 Have Built Up Less Debt Than Previous Generations

Americans Under 35 Have Built Up Less Debt Than Previous Generations

After many years of credit struggles, young Americans may be finally getting a better handle on debt management. A... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 7/8/13

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How Much Debt is Too Much Debt?

How Much Debt is Too Much Debt?

Debt trouble sneaks up on you. Everything can seem fine until all of sudden you owe much more than you can handle.... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 6/22/13

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