5 Reasons You’ll Never Get Out of Debt

Managing Debt

5 Reasons You’ll Never Get Out of Debt

5 Reasons You’ll Never Get Out of Debt

OK, readers: I’d like to have a heart-to-heart here. Christmas is fast approaching, and that means money is going to start flying out of your pocket at breakneck speed. It doesn’t matter how much we talk about the spirit of the season being what really counts. The reality is the holidays mean paying for presents,... Read More

How I Paid Off $100K of Debt With a Side Job

Managing Debt

How I Paid Off $100K of Debt With a Side Job

How I Paid Off $100K of Debt With a Side Job

Nick Gabel had run a convenience store for about four years when the building he rented was sold. He wasn’t able to work out a deal to stay where he was, and he found himself both $100,000 in debt and without a job in early 1996. He said he didn’t want to file bankruptcy because... Read More

What’s the Right Debt Payoff Plan for You?

Managing Debt

What’s the Right Debt Payoff Plan for You?

What’s the Right Debt Payoff Plan for You?

Behind on student loan payments? Caught up in credit card debt? Being hounded about personal loans? It can be difficult to decide where to start and how to make the biggest dent in your financial obligations, but you probably know you should. Not everyone is in the same financial situation, not everyone even has the... Read More

How Etsy Helped Me Pay Off $20K of Debt

Managing Debt

How Etsy Helped Me Pay Off $20K of Debt

How Etsy Helped Me Pay Off $20K of Debt

Their marriage had a less-than-ideal start. She had $20,000 in debt. He was about to lose his home, and the bank wouldn’t negotiate. He also had a student loan, a car loan and some credit card debt. When she moved to Cleveland to be with him, she’d be unemployed. He’d have to work overtime as... Read More

4 Ways That Getting Out of Debt Can Go Terribly Wrong

Managing Debt

4 Ways That Getting Out of Debt Can Go Terribly Wrong

4 Ways That Getting Out of Debt Can Go Terribly Wrong

Debt isn’t something that can be fixed quickly. It takes time, perseverance, commitment to self-improvement and sometimes, a lot of trial and error. Unfortunately, many people fail to realize this and wind up devising some terrible plans to get themselves out of debt. So, to help you from making the same mistakes, I’ve listed four... Read More

9 Part-Time Jobs That Can Pay Big Bucks

Personal Finance

9 Part-Time Jobs That Can Pay Big Bucks

9 Part-Time Jobs That Can Pay Big Bucks

If you’re trying to get out of debt, a part-time job can help you accelerate your debt payoff plan. Or maybe you are a parent with kids still at home or nearing retirement and you want extra income to avoid getting into debt, but you don’t want to be tied to a full-time job. Here... Read More

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