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May 23, 2013 1:30AM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

You're in debt. You need a plan and lots of discipline and follow through to pay it down. It's a lot like dieting.

May 9, 2013 10:59AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Because swiping a card is less painful -- and less limiting -- than taking money out of your wallet, it's easy to get into debt. Climbing out is harder, but it can be done.

May 7, 2013 11:59AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A reader recently received a bill in the mail that dates back to 2006. Does she have to pay?

Apr 16, 2013 11:53AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you're facing a massive amount of credit card debt and you're having difficulty paying even the minimum due, you do have options.

Mar 26, 2013 1:08PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You can turn the tables on the most annoying and intimidating collection agencies by taking some proactive steps.

Mar 1, 2013 5:01PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Do you feel entitled to have the latest gadget? Is your self-worth based on the stuff you own?

Feb 26, 2013 1:21PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You have easy access to extra cash that you might not even know about.

Feb 20, 2013 11:31AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Confusion abounds about how paying off an installment loan -- and paying it off early -- impacts your credit rating.



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