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Debt Relief or Bankruptcy?

If you are like other consumers, you face mounting debt problems and need to look at your options. The two main ones are debt relief and bankruptcy; here, we explore both options.

Complete Guide to Debt Relief

Finding the right debt relief solution is not always a one-size-fits-all proposition, and households should always consider their own unique circumstances when determining the right tool to lower outstanding debt.

5 Effective Tips for Cleaning Up Your Debt

Debt is a lot like a messy house. It’s mentally exhausting to think about, requires a lot of energy just to keep from getting out of control and it can be overwhelming to even know where to begin...

The City Of Madison Debt Consolidation Scam

Earlier in December, news reports from the city of Madison, Alabama, revealed a new scam that was harming residents in the area. According to authorities, scammers managed to hack a local phone system and were calling residents to offer “debt consolidation” services before requesting personal details.

Debt Counseling Basics

Nobody sets out to amass debt. Too often, it's the result of expenses that are positive and life-changing: A college degree. Medical bills. Dare we mention raising kids? Happily, all it takes is time and resolve to become solvent. Partner with a caring debt counselor and become a wiser consumer while making your way out of that jungle.

BBB Business Reviews Grades Overview

This article examines the rating system of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) for debt consolidation companies and how their rating is determined before you make the decision to use one for your debt relief.

Reducing Interest Rates

Reducing interest rates is one aspect of credit repair that is of the utmost importance. If you are experiencing overwhelming debt, you can take a number of steps to improve your standings. One step that is necessary to repair your credit is...