Financial Cents: Posts About Debt

Four Debts That Will Surprise You

Surprise! You have more debt than you thought!

Posted on: October 16, 2019


Minimize Vacation Spending Guilt

Get away and feel good about it.

Posted on: October 11, 2019


How Do Millionaires Go Broke?

Poor budget choices and failure to follow simple basic financial principles can send even the richest people with a high net worth into debt.

Posted on: October 10, 2019


How Millennials (and Younger Generations) Can Prepare for the Next Recession

From tackling debt to picking up a side hustle, here’s how to prepare for financial downturns.

Posted on: September 17, 2019


Is There a Better Option Than the Nearby Pawn Shop?

Selling your belongings to earn extra cash may not be as lucrative as it seems.

Posted on: September 13, 2019


Will Repossession Hurt My Credit?

Try to avoid the insult as well as the injury; learn how to cope when you aren't able to pay.

Posted on: August 29, 2019


Can Medical Debt Affect Your Credit?

Unpaid medical bills can end up on your credit report.

Posted on: August 08, 2019


5 Signs You’re Stuck in a Cycle of Debt

Feeling like you can’t get ahead on your bills? Living paycheck to paycheck and making minimum payments may confirm you need a new system.

Posted on: July 19, 2019


Tips for Negotiating Medical Bills

Staring down a mountain of medical debt can be scary, but there are steps you can take to try and reduce those bills!

Posted on: July 12, 2019


The Debt Spiral: What It Is and How to Escape It

If you end up having to take out new debt to cover costs incurred by all the payments you have to make on your old debt ... you just might be in a debt spiral!  

Posted on: July 10, 2019