This is a guest article by Carly Lance. If you are interested in contributing to Debt RoundUp, please follow our guidelines. Remember to check out our $100 Giveaway along with Modest Money's $500 Giveaway! It's the age-old question: Are you better off eliminating your debt or saving up for your future? Ah, if only there was a simple answer! Unfortunately, there's no obvious choice between the two. However, you can decide which is better … [Read more...] about Save For Retirement or Pay Off Debt?
Articles to show you how to fight debt and pay off your debt quickly
Are you tired of being in debt?
Yeah, I was too. After being in over $75,000 of debt, I decided to make a change in my life. It took me four years, but after kicking that debt to the curb, I was free to try new things.
Since paying down our debt, we have traveled to other countries, saved over $180,000, and have enjoyed living life without the weight of debt over our heads.
It takes pure determination to get out of debt. Trust me, I've been there. You can pay off debt with a low income. You can pay off debt when you pay more on your debt than your mortgage. You can change your mindset and get free of debt. Trust me, you can!
These articles will help you do just that. Some of of my personal story, but others are general advice that anyone can take to pay off debt and break the chains. Don't let debt dictate your life. Take back your money!
If you owe debt that amounts to something more than $10,000 and you’re tired of splitting your payments among multiple creditors, you’re perhaps the best candidate for debt consolidation. As there are a plethora of debt relief options for the credit card debtors, most of them are unaware whether or not debt consolidation through a credit card debt consolidation company is the best option for repaying their debts. Most debtors wonder about ways in … [Read more...] about Is Debt Consolidation A Worthy Option For Repaying Credit Card Debt?
A lot of people will tell you that having a credit card in college is a bad idea. Well, I am someone that likes to prove people wrong. Unfortunately, I was just another victim of the "magic" plastic card that gave me the ability to get what I wanted, but pay for it later. Man, did I pay for it later..... My personal debt story begins the same as many people's does, with one credit card and the feeling of freedom on the horizon. I got my … [Read more...] about My Personal Debt Beginning