All articles tagged Debt (21)

A Money Club Just for Women: Smart Cookies Helps Women with Debt Management and Financial Planning to Achieve Their Richest Lives

A Money Club Just for Women: Smart Cookies Helps Women with Debt Management and Financial Planning to Achieve Their Richest Lives

In a Nutshell: When five women founded a money club more than a decade ago, they could not have foreseen it inspiring a movement to get out of debt and live overall richer lives. However, that’s... read more »

What is the Average Credit Card Debt in American Households?

What is the Average Credit Card Debt in American Households?

No matter what you received under the tree, the average American adult started the new year with the gift that keeps on giving: credit card debt. In fact, more than two-thirds of shoppers used... read more »

9 Best Ways to Pay Off Credit Card Debt from Debt Expert Beverly Harzog

9 Best Ways to Pay Off Credit Card Debt from Debt Expert Beverly Harzog

The convenience and rewards offered by credit cards have made them one of America’s favorite ways to pay. But an important thing happens if you start to mistake that little piece of plastic... read more »

Credit Counselling Society: A Nonprofit Advocating on Behalf of Consumers to Address & Improve Canadian’s Financial Situations

Credit Counselling Society: A Nonprofit Advocating on Behalf of Consumers to Address & Improve Canadian’s Financial Situations

In a Nutshell: Since 1996, Canada’s largest network of credit counselors, the Credit Counselling Society, has helped hundreds of thousands of clients achieve financial literacy and climb out of... read more »

LSS Financial Counseling: Expert Guidance Helps You Pay Off Credit Card Debt Through Individualized, Cost-Efficient Repayment Plans

LSS Financial Counseling: Expert Guidance Helps You Pay Off Credit Card Debt Through Individualized, Cost-Efficient Repayment Plans

In a Nutshell: Credit card debt is, unfortunately, about as American as apple pie, and in August of 2017, the Federal Reserve reported the highest collective debt in history. People often bear... read more »

How Consolidated Credit’s Debt Management Program Helps Lower Your Credit Card Interest and Pay Off Your Debts in 3 to 5 Years

How Consolidated Credit’s Debt Management Program Helps Lower Your Credit Card Interest and Pay Off Your Debts in 3 to 5 Years

In a Nutshell: Combined credit card debt in the US is now over $1 trillion, which means more than a few Americans could use some help in getting out of the red. Consolidated Credit is a nonprofit... read more »

Get Out of Debt and Into Earnings: GreenPath™ Guides Your Financial Journey, Helping You Pay Off Loans and Reach Your Financial Goals

Get Out of Debt and Into Earnings: GreenPath™ Guides Your Financial Journey, Helping You Pay Off Loans and Reach Your Financial Goals

In a Nutshell: GreenPath was born as a budgeting and financial education service out of the Michigan Credit Union League in 1961. A decade later, it was already expanding into other states, and... read more »

StepChange — How the UK’s Leading Debt Charity Helps Britons Get Back on Track with Customized Phone and Online Advice

StepChange — How the UK’s Leading Debt Charity Helps Britons Get Back on Track with Customized Phone and Online Advice

In a Nutshell: While overspending can certainly be an issue, debt problems are often triggered by unforeseen circumstances, like sudden job loss or a medical emergency. According to StepChange... read more »

Bills.com: Educational Resources & Tools that Help Americans Understand Their Options for Getting Out of Debt & Improving Credit

Bills.com: Educational Resources & Tools that Help Americans Understand Their Options for Getting Out of Debt & Improving Credit

In a Nutshell: Consumer debt remains one of the biggest challenges many Americans face in their struggle for financial freedom. Consider that the average household with credit card debt pays... read more »

10 Best Credit Cards After Bankruptcy Discharge – (Rebuild Credit)

10 Best Credit Cards After Bankruptcy Discharge – (Rebuild Credit)

While no one likes to admit defeat, sometimes our debts simply get the better of us and bankruptcy may become the only option for a better financial future. Unfortunately, your credit will see... read more »