Enjoying a Summer Vacation Thanks to Debt Consolidation

Jeanne McTaggartDebt Consolidation

Debt consolidation

Most people look forward to their summer vacations but few people appreciate the reality that vacations come with baggage in the form of credit card debt. Learning to budget for a vacation is not as easy as it seems when you feel saddled with high credit card balances or double-digit interest rates on cards you can’t manage. With debt consolidation, … Read More

Debt Consolidation as a Credit Card Debt Exit Strategy

Jeanne McTaggartDebt Consolidation

Debt Consolidation

When it comes to debt, there is good debt and bad debt because some debt allows you to achieve the goal of owning a vehicle or a car. Credit card debt becomes a problem when you can’t pay off the balance and pay more in interest than you earn from putting your money to work in other places. According to … Read More

Credit Conscious

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Credit Conscious: The Ins and Outs of Credit Looking to build, maintain, or improve your credit? Christian Credit Counselors, a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) with a mission to provide free financial education to individuals and families both locally and nationwide, is now offering a free, online webinar entitled, Credit Conscious: The Ins and Outs of Credit. Christian Credit Counselors is committed … Read More

Debt Counseling to Stop Using Credit Cards as a Lifeline

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Debt Counseling

Credit cards are not just a convenience or a backup plan for many members of Generation X and baby boomers. According to a recent study cited by usatoday.com, a lot of people between the ages of 35 and 67 assume they will always have credit card debt. With debt counseling, you learn to stop using credit card as a lifeline. … Read More

3 Reasons You Need Credit Counseling Before Tying the Knot

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling

Credit Counseling

If you have fallen in love and plan to get married, it’s an exciting time. Many brides and grooms come into a marriage with credit card debt that creates challenges for a new life together. According to an article by time.com, there is hope for people who fall in love with someone who has credit card debt. As a married … Read More

Credit Counseling: How Men and Women Close the Debt Gender Gap

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling

Credit Counseling

When it comes to credit card debt, the burden is one affecting men and women, but women tend to carry more debt. By receiving credit counseling, members of each gender receive benefits that help them improve personal finances. According to a recent article by usnews.com that cited National Debt Relief survey, only 33 percent of men carry credit card debt … Read More