Debt Management

6 Steps To Avoid Identity Theft Without a Service

There were almost 1.4 million cases of identity theft in the United States in 2020, with people using stolen identities to sign up for credit car…

Should You Pay Off Debt or Invest Your Money? Here’s What You Should Think About

Let’s say you come into a small windfall of money or find yourself with a higher income. If you have extra money coming in, what should you do wi…

11 Ways to Get Out of Debt Faster

We’re a nation in debt. As of late 2017, the average American carried $6,354 in credit card debt and more than $24,700 in non-mortgage debt…

How to Create Your Own Debt Repayment Plan

Ever had that sick feeling in your gut because your finances are in disarray? You’re in debt. A lot of it. It feels like you’re going…

Six Surprising Tools to Get Out of Debt

If you’re in debt and desperate for a way out, those first few steps can feel overwhelming. Not only do you have to face the reality of what you…

In What Order Should I Pay off My Debts?

One of the most common questions I’m asked by readers concerns the order in which they should start paying off their debts. Usually, they&#…

Six Numbers You Need to Know to Actually Get Out of Debt

Just like there are many ways to get into debt, there’s more than one way to dig yourself out. Where some people focus on the debt snowball…

Seven Signs Your Debt Is Out of Control (and What to Do About It)

In a lot of ways, racking up debt has almost become an American pastime. Buying a new living room set? Finance it for 12 to 36 months at 0%. Trad…

How To Get Out Of Debt In A Few Easy Steps

Almost every day, I get a very sad tale of woe. It comes from someone who is carrying a debt load that seems to be beyond what they can handle. T…

Financial Recovery Toolkit: 10 Tools I Used

A few days ago, I wrote about the details of my financial turnaround, going from a big mountain of credit card debt to enough financial freedom t…

What Is Debt Consolidation and What Are Your Options?

What is Debt Consolidation? Debt consolidation is a method of restructuring your debt by lumping your credit card balances or loans into one conv…

Identity Guard® Review

Identity Guard® not only has experience protecting individuals and businesses, but it also has extensive experience resolving fraud cases — over…