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Is It Worth Getting a Second Job to Pay Off Debt?

It's summertime, and I don't know about you, but my family and I like spending time at the pool. I enjoy the sunshine and the...

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Is It Worth Getting a Second Job to Pay Off Debt?

It's summertime, and I don't know about you, but my family and I like spending time at the pool. I...

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Should You Use Savings to Pay Your Credit Card Debt?

Ideally no. In a perfect world, you would have a fully-funded emergency fund with three months of your expenses, a...

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What should I do with the extra money in my checking account?

Hi Pete, I need advice how to use excess money (5-15k), currently in our checking account. What’s the best use?...

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Fatal Finances or Money Breaking Your Heart?

According to highly esteemed medical establishments like the Mayo and Cleveland Clinics, dying of a broken heart is a real...

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Credit Card Payoff vs Retirement Savings: FIGHT!

Congratulations! You’ve got your emergency savings locked down and now you are moving on to the next step in your...

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Have You Taken Advantage of Opportunities to Refinance?

Lisa Whitley —  From the “Silver Linings” file cabinet, you have undoubtedly noticed that as the economy takes a downward...

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How Do I Deal With Debt Collectors?

Lisa Whitley — Whether because of an event that was outside of your control, or perhaps just a series of unwise decisions,...

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Bankruptcy Might Be the Right Path Forward?

If history is any guide, we can expect a surge in personal bankruptcy cases in the coming months and years....

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I Got A Collections Letter.

I opened the mail Saturday evening to find a letter from a collections agency. My immediate reaction was anger, then...

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