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How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

July 31st, 2019 · No Comments · Budgeting, Credit Repair, Debt Settlement

Living paycheck to paycheck is not an optimal way to manage your finances.  Doing so often pushes you into spending more money on financial products (because you’re desperate), and can cause stress in your life as you realize you are only 1 paycheck from personal financial disaster.  However, if you are living paycheck to paycheck, […]

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Debt Relief Scam Reminds: Know Your Rights (and Do It Yourself)

January 31st, 2017 · No Comments · Debt Settlement

When you’re struggling to pay your debts, help from a debt relief company sounds like a good thing. Unfortunately, there are far too many scammers out there making the financial situation of struggling consumers even worse – breaking their banks and breaking the law. Thankfully, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is there to help. Case in point, its recent action against an alleged debt relief scam through which the CFPB says lawyers were charging illegal upfront fees.

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Ready to Settle Old Debts? Start Here

May 18th, 2016 · No Comments · Debt Settlement

The longer old debts have been dragging down your credit score, the more anxious you likely are to settle them, especially if you have cash saved up to make some deals. But before you jump in with both feet, get to know the basics first.

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