Financial Cents: Posts About Debt
Once you shuffle off this mortal coil, your debts will get paid back out of what you leave behind. But don't worry, debt cannot be inherited.
Posted on: April 06, 2018
Once the statute of limitations for a debt has passed, it becomes uncollectable. But in the meantime, it can still do lots of financial damage.
Posted on: April 03, 2018
If you can score a good promotional offer, a balance transfer could help supercharge your debt repayment—but it's not risk-free.
Posted on: March 29, 2018
We all want to help out where we can. But do your homework first.
Posted on: March 08, 2018
Like all urban myths, the "seven-year rule" does contain a small kernel of truth. But sorry, folks, it's just not that easy.
Posted on: February 22, 2018
Turns out that a number of famous U.S. Presidents weren't so great at managing their personal finances.
Posted on: February 19, 2018
If you're drowning in the consumer debt that you're unable to pay off alone, then a debt relief plan might be your best option.
Posted on: December 07, 2017
As Halloween approaches, we here at the OppLoans Financial Sense Blog are want to warn you about some of the scariest monsters out there: the Debt Monsters!
Posted on: October 24, 2017
Having an emergency fund is a great way to handle surprise expenses, but what if the bill’s a mistake?
Posted on: September 29, 2017
Consolidating your loans and credit isn't some magical cure-all, it can definitely help both you manage your debt better--and even improve your score. Just make sure you're careful...
Posted on: September 15, 2017