1 Minute Guide to Beating your Debt
by JR Rooney Imagine being free of debt — no more sleepless nights over mounting credit card balances, no more ball-and-chain of debt feeding your anxieties, and no chance of threats from dreaded collection agencies. You can do it! Here’s the scoop — in one minute flat. 0:60 Resolve to spend less [more...]
Date: 2008-12-15 11:37:46
Bankruptcy - Is It the Answer?
Bankruptcy - Is It the Answer? October 11th, 2008 Subscribe To Our Feed If your finances are in a mess, you may have considered bankruptcy ... to pay back a portion of the debt that is owed to creditors. Your credit will be damaged ... laws. They were allowed to file more than once for Chapter 7 so many used it to beat credit card [more...]
Date: 2008-10-11 21:47:58
When The Checks Stop Coming In: The Human Beat Box
Posted by Bossip Staff Yes. Another one bites the dust, again: Rap icon Doug E ... by banks looking to collect more than $3.5 million in unpaid mortgages on a trio of his Harlem homes. The rapper, 46, also is being chased by American Express for nearly $60,000 in credit-card debt [more...]
Date: 2008-12-15 15:10:01
Credit Card Snowball Effect and How to beat it
by Philip Crafton Americans have on average three credit cards per household carrying a combined balance of nearly 12, ... . By now, you know that this will never alleviate your credit card pain. Debt elimination probably feels like an unattainable ... credit card debt. This is what conventional wisdom says is the best debt elimination practice: List [more...]
Date: 2009-01-09 08:59:11
What Is A Charge Card?
A couple of days ago, I posted this story about a guy who beat debt. One of his solutions was “getting a charge card which feels like a debit card (and pays for itself with the amount I spend), so I never trap myself in to thinking I’ll pay things off later.” Emphasis mine. What Is A Charge Card Frankly, between debit cards and credit cards and ATM cards, it is easy to forget that there is another type of plastic option, the charge card. [more...]
Date: 2009-08-07 00:00:34