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Medical Debt Problems Cause Bankruptcy

February 22, 2017 | Posted in Medical Bills

In the midst of the healthcare debate among the nation’s governing body lies a bigger issue. The amount of medical debt families face is a real problem. Cancer, chronic illness or a major accident can all saddle families with unbearable medical debt. For many, those medical debt problems cause bankruptcy. Fortunately, the bankruptcy process can […]

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Debt Among Seniors Increasing Bankruptcy Filings

February 16, 2017 | Posted in Debt

Debt sees no faces. It has no preference for young or elderly. There is no discrimination among income levels. Debt plagues far too many in this country today. However, one groups is particularly vulnerable to debt problems. That is lower income seniors. These days, debt among seniors increasing bankruptcy filings. Debt Among Seniors Increasing Bankruptcy […]

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Money Problems Hurting Relationships

February 14, 2017 | Posted in Money Management

Whether you celebrate it or not, today is Valentine’s Day. A day where some couples do a  little extra to let their loved one know they care. While we all devote ourselves to our significant others, doing so doesn’t come without its challenges. In fact, there are daily headaches that can drive us apart at […]

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Four Money Mistakes Haunting Millennials

February 9, 2017 | Posted in Money Management

The financial outlook for the majority of millennials is frightening. Too many are drowning in different types of debt. From the inability to survive on their paycheck to being denied mortgages, millennials’ debt is a real problem. It is important to learn the four money mistakes haunting millennials to avoid your own children from falling […]

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Student Loan Debt Problems Grow Each Year

January 24, 2017 | Posted in Student loans

We have all heard the bad outweigh the good of student loans. Today, 71% of college graduates carry student loan debt. 15% of those are behind on payments. The effects of student loan debt problems grow each year. Soaking up paychecks to blocking mortgage applications. Where will it end? Student Loan Debt Problems Grow Each […]

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Times When Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Is Best

January 19, 2017 | Posted in Chapter 13

Debt burdens are stressful. Each person’s situation is unique. Many people carry a mixture of different types of debt. Often, this makes choosing a debt relief option difficult. Understanding the times when Chapter 13 bankruptcy is best for them may not be clear. Times When Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Is Best One sign this may be […]

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Dodging Debt Collector Harassment

January 17, 2017 | Posted in Debt

Debt collectors are known for their aggressive ways. Often calling you repeatedly. Sending threatening letters. Making bold claims about asset seizure or jail time. The reach far and wide to get their money. In some cases, they may even harass you for debts you don’t owe. Dodging debt collector harassment is possible. You have rights […]

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Student Loan Debt Relief Plan

January 12, 2017 | Posted in News

Students and graduates all over the country are facing increasing tuition costs and a lot of student loan debt. This week, the Maryland Governor announced a plan to combat both of these growing problems. Governor Larry Hogan stated he will propose a new bill as part of a student loan debt relief plan. The Current State […]

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Pay Off Credit Card Debt

January 10, 2017 | Posted in Debt

If you are like most people you have some sort of revolving debt accounts and, just like everything else, too much of it can be bad for you. Make this the year you pay off credit card debt. First, assess the level of risk you face with your debts. Are your balances controlling your monthly […]

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