My bankruptcy was my one big do-over, and you don't often get another one.
The right debt-relief agency can really make a difference. The wrong one will destroy your peace of mind and your credit.
A wedding is probably the clearest example of something you could be making payments on long after the fun is over.
Starting this week, debt settlement and other for-profit debt relief companies will have to start toeing the line.
The government has launched a program that actually reduces mortgage principal.
A talker always has excuses for not getting things done: He doesn't have time, he doesn't have the skills, the odds are stacked against him.
In a victory for consumers, this October it's going to be a lot tougher to be in the debt-settlement business.
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