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Apr 7, 2014 7:55AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

'Theft by deception' is one way some collectors are trying to get consumers to pay debts -- even, in some cases, if the debt is a mistake.

Apr 1, 2014 12:32PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A new survey shows that two-thirds of millennials have used a co-signer.

Mar 25, 2014 8:01AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

Santa Claus knows when you've been good or bad, but he's got nothing on these guys. Debt collectors have many tools at their disposal if they need to find you.

Mar 24, 2014 8:09AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

Saving money 12 months in advance of your nuptials can help you avoid having wedding bills ruin your honeymoon.

Mar 22, 2014 12:09PM on Smart SpendingBy Dough Roller

Balance transfer cards can be a powerful tool for those climbing out of debt. They do, however, come with pitfalls you must avoid.

Mar 19, 2014 10:58AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A recent survey finds that fewer people have enough money in rainy-day savings to pay off their credit card debt.

Mar 11, 2014 11:22AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A reader loves her job, but isn't making ends meet. Sound familiar? Read on.

Mar 6, 2014 9:19AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's complaint database highlights the worst problems people have with collectors.

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