Debt is a four letter word that almost every person has had to deal with since the beginning of written time and history. Debt was talked about in the bible, by Shakespeare, and by tens of thousands of other authors since. The posts found in this category have to deal with either my personal relationship with debt, or the idea in general.
If you have recently graduated college, then you might already know how it feels to be in debt. Many people choose to bury their heads in the sand by not confronting their debts. However, when disaster strikes – job loss, unexpected illness, or an expensive home repair – you will have to deal with your debts. No matter what kind of debt you are paying off, it might take years or decades to clear it. Here are some steps that will help you to get out of debt faster: Pay More than the Minimum Instead of paying the minimum amount on your [...]