Virginia is giving more than $3 million in grants to a help a debt-collection company open up a new call center.
Good news for kids in debt: the average parent would hand over more than $5,000 to help his child, without expecting to be paid back, according to a new CreditCards.com report.
Here’s a look at 10 ways you could be digging yourself a bigger debt hole, and expert-approved hacks to achieve financial freedom.
Paying off $124,000 in debt sounds nearly impossible but one couple managed to do so in three years by changing their habits and learning to save.
With up to four Federal Reserve rate hikes expected in 2018, MagnifyMoney estimates the increase in interest and fees paid in the coming year will rise more than 10 percent again, for a total of $110 billion.
A new survey finds the extreme lengths to which people say they would go to escape crushing debt. Overall, Americans carry an average of nearly $25,000 in non-mortgage debt.
Debt can help advance your life but how should you prioritze? Should you pay it down or build up your savings.
Many parts of the country are not welcoming to the LGBT community, and areas that are tend to come with higher price tags.
If you’re struggling with debt and you’re looking for some strategies to reduce what you owe, try implementing these smart money-management habits.
“Home prices are going up, and people are feeling wealthier and feeling they can spend more money, so they’re saving less and spending more, and so their credit card obligations are going up,” Tyler Tepper at Bankrate told WTOP.
Local credit card users can pay them off more easily than those in other cities. Find out why residents of one Texas city are getting in trouble with credit card debt.
LendingTree analyzed credit card data in the 50 largest metro areas, as provided by TransUnion, and ranked Washington No. 13 on its list of the “most maxed-out cities.”
In retirement, you want to optimize your limited income, and being debt-free can help you get there. Here are some tips and tricks to becoming and staying debt-free.
Americans saddled with student loans, especially young adults, would be willing to do some drastic things to get out from under the weight of their debt burden.
Paying off credit card debt usually involves introspection and an understanding of why you’re in debt and what you’re willing to do to get out.
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