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Minimize Your Debt This Year

With the financial strain of the holidays, many find this time of year to be a stressful time. If credit card debt is haunting you in this new year, we have some advice to help minimize your debt going forward.

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Posted in Bankruptcy, Budgeting, Debt, Debt Counseling, Debt Management Plan, DOs and DON'Ts, Emergency Savings, Financial Counseling, Overspending

Can I Afford to File Bankruptcy?

Since bankruptcy has such a negative effect on credit, we encourage people to consider it as a last resort. Today, we’re flashing back to this post about determining if you should file and your options if you decide to file.

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Posted in Bankruptcy, Debt

Why timing is everything if you choose to file bankruptcy

Bankruptcy can be a scary word, but it’s even scarier if you don’t have a plan after filing. We’re flashing back this Friday to this post about how important timing is if you choose to file bankruptcy. I talk with

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3 causes of bankruptcy & how to avoid them

People make a lot of assumptions about those who file bankruptcy. You may think that the number one reason for bankruptcy is overspending, but you’d be wrong. In the financial counseling world we see every scenario you can imagine. ┬áThe

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Posted in Bankruptcy, Debt, Emergency Savings

TBT to Bankruptcy: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

Since it’s #ThrowbackThursday I figured I’d share one of our most popular posts since its original published date back in February of 2013. Check it out! There is a lot of confusion and apprehension about filing bankruptcy. Some people believe

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