You may feel compelled to file for bankruptcy in order to eliminate debt. However, the truth about bankruptcy is that it’s not necessarily a fresh start. Instead, it’s an easy way out with some potential future problems over the longterm. Here are some of the issues you are likely to face if you file for bankruptcy.
Budgeting Tips & Debt Relief
Just getting started in the workforce? Don’t make a lot of income? Opening a MyRA is a safe & smart way to start a retirement account on your own!
A payday loan is a short-term high-interest loan. Fees are high if you don’t repay the loan on the day of your next paycheck.7 better ways to get cash fast.
Have debt collectors have been contacting you? Not sure what to do? These 3 tips will get you out of stressful situations when dealing with debt collectors.
These weren’t written as personal finance books, but they contain a wealth of information & tips that are unique, motivational, and extremely helpful with personal finance matters.
Being unemployed comes with a lot of uncertainties. However, simply because you’re jobless doesn’t mean that you can’t keep a handle your finances during this time. Here are 5 ways to stay on top of your finances when you’re unemployed… with debt.
Debt relief ads are everywhere. And they’re even more noticeable when you’re in debt and you’re paying attention to people talking about debt. However, debt relief scams are everywhere. Here’s what you should look for in order to avoid falling prey to a debt relief scam.
Common sense tells us that it’s cheaper to pay for items with cash than with credit cards and loans. But just how much cheaper is a cash method of payment? Here are some interesting facts to get you thinking about using cash whenever possible.
Experts tell us that the best way to stay out of financial trouble is to live within our means. Right? But there’s ‘living within your means’ and then there’s ‘living below your means’. Which boat are you in? Here are great tips that will help!
Want to become a millionaire? Here’s the profile of the typical millionaire. It’s a great list of things to strive for, and traits that you can actually achieve yourself.
If you’d like to make money in the form of a high-interest yield from the money sitting in your checking account, then these tips for finding a bank that offers high interest checking are for you! Here’s how to find a bank offering high interest checking account rates right now, no matter where you live.
Get fun frugal tips you can use every day! Lots of freebies, bargains & thrifty shopping tips. Plus, budgeting ideas to help reduce debt on our fun money Facebook and Twitter pages!
Are you all set to sell your gold jewelry and or coins as scrap? You should reconsider doing so because this is not the best way to get the best price for your gold.
Do you have a mound of holiday debt that you have no idea how you’re going to pay off? Consider these 7 tips to get out of holiday debt fast!
Are you worried about being prepared for a financial emergency? Here’s how to conduct a financial fire drill so you won’t get caught off guard — financially speaking. Plus tips for setting up an Emergency Fund and an Opportunity Fund to give yourself some cushion in your family budget.
In this economy, the rules about how to handle your money & funds have changed. It used to be thought that investing in stocks and other types of investments and then sitting on them was the way to go. However, investing your money & funds that way can actually lead to financial disaster.
There are several bankruptcy myths associated with filing for bankruptcy. Not being able to tell the difference between fact and fiction when it comes to bankruptcy myths can make anyone nervous about filing for bankruptcy. Save yourself some sleepless nights by finding out right now about bankruptcy myths!
Believe it or not, there are quite a few ways that you can save money painlessly, and still be able to cover your basic expenses. Not only is it painless, but it’s easy!
There are some serious disadvantages to using automatic bill pay. For one, it could cost you more money in the long run! I know I’d never use it. Here’s why.
Some software, spreadsheets and iPhone apps to help you manage your money – AND have fun while you’re doing it!
How to simplify your investments if you have multiple accounts.
Links to dozens of free budgeting worksheet forms to help you figure out your budget and get out of debt faster.
Suze Orman’s book, Women & Money, is for beginners. If you have not read any of Suze’s other books or if you have no knowledge of money management, then this book is definitely for you!
Newly married or thinking of moving in together? Use these couples money tips to keep your relationship with your partner and your relationship with money healthy from the get-go.
Tips to help you become financially independent so that by the time you retire or before if you are lucky, your money will be your own.