Financial Tips

5 Signs It’s Time to Consider Bankruptcy

January 31, 2016

Dealing with debt is a common part of life for many people over the course of a lifetime. When debt becomes overwhelming and doesn’t go away, however, taking more aggressive action with the help of a professional may be necessary. And one of these actions could be filing for bankruptcy. If you have been considering…
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4 Red Flags of Debt Relief Scams

January 20, 2016

Each year, at least 4 million Americans are the victims of debt relief scams – including credit repair scams, mortgage relief scams, and other debt relief scams.1 While being scammed can be maddening to anyone, it can be incredibly damaging for those who are already struggling with serious debt. To help you avoid being victimized…
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How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck in 2016

December 31, 2015

The New Year is almost here. While you may have a lot of resolutions for 2016, if even one of them includes improving your financial situation, here are a handful of things you can do to start achieving this goal – and stop living paycheck to paycheck in the New Year. Essential Tips for Improving…
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4 Holiday Shopping Mistakes to Avoid This Year: How to Protect Your Bottom Line & Your Credit

November 30, 2015

The holidays are here, and for millions of Americans, that means busting out the credit cards and buying gifts for all of their loved ones. While this generous spirit is admirable, it can get some people into financial trouble, especially if they have been struggling with debt in the months leading up to the Christmas…
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