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The History of Credit Card Debt Consolidation

Things were not always this way. Throughout most of western civilization, credit was only ever considered a convenience of already established businessmen or a necessary evil granted familiar ..
(October 15, 2008)
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Debt Consolidation Loans - Get Out of Credit Card Debt

Credit card debt is one of the greatest difficulties that the average American must deal with on a daily basis. Unchecked spending and the new availability of credit have conspired to tempt ordinary ..
(September 16, 2008)
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Avoiding Foreclosure Advice

For most every American, there is nothing more threatening than the idea of foreclosure. Indeed, this is such a troubling subject that many borrowers prefer simply not to think about the actualities ..
(September 11, 2008)
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More Strategies For Household Savings

We're all in the same boat nowadays. An ever worsening national economy has seen prices for most everything rise seemingly by the day. It's not just gas - though the global oil shortage has much to ..
(September 04, 2008)
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The Myths and Reality of Avoiding Bankruptcy

The reasons to avoid bankruptcy. The number of people filing for bankruptcy in 2006 was 617,660 – in 2007 that number increased to 850,912. Bankruptcy is turning into the most convenient option ..
(September 07, 2008)
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Finding Debt Consolidation Firms on the Internet

As with most any product or service, debt consolidation professionals are now available on-line. While, whenever possible, we would still urge that borrowers consult with their debt consolidation ..
(August 25, 2008)
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Frequently Asked Questions About Credit Card Debt

Throughout the country (and, increasingly, as lenders begin to open previously untapped foreign markets, the world), personal debt levels continue to skyrocket. The primary cause? Alongside the new ..
(August 25, 2008)
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Consumer Credit Counseling Services - The Basics

Credit counseling agencies offer debt management programs that can you get back on track. They exist to help people when they are at their most desperate in their financial situations. Their purpose ..
(August 11, 2008)
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Bankruptcy Information Explained

Technically, the term bankruptcy comes from the old Italian banco rotta or busted bench - most likely a metaphor for flat broke though, for merchants unable to pay their debts in olden days, more ..
(August 13, 2008)
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Will Debt Consolidation Cure Or Continue Credit Problems?

Consumers think that because interest rates are so low right now, it might be ok to take on some extra debt to ease existing problems. A common refrain is to consolidate their debt into one nice big ..
(August 10, 2008)
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Debt Consolidation Loans - Does it Work?

Debt consolidation loans can be your best option or your worst depending on the outcome. There are times when you don't have a choice in whether to get a loan or not. In that case, while there are ..
(August 11, 2008)
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Bankruptcy The Final Chapters

Considering the far-reaching effects of bankruptcy - social stigma, lowering of Fico scores, ruinous notations upon credit reports for up to a decade - too many borrowers don't even bother ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Origins of Bankruptcy

The first personal bankruptcy laws began in Great Britain more than four hundred and fifty years ago - of course, those statutes forced the bankrupt to infamous debtor's prisons (could've been worse; .
(July 09, 2008)
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Good and Bad Debt

As Americans’ personal and national debt-load continues to skyrocket, there's an accompanying increase in media attention - horror stories about lives and countries ruined through impossible ..
(July 10, 2008)
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When Bankruptcys Your Only Option

We shouldn't have to discuss the reasons to avoid bankruptcy. Even beyond the inevitable consequences to borrowers’ credit reports and FICO scores (and, ever after, having to admit to ..
(July 13, 2008)
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The Truth Behind Credit Card Debt

For borrowers trying to manage a number of credit cards, just keeping track monthly payments can be a struggle. Too many debtors find themselves unable to even deal with the minimum amounts that ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Preventing Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy's more popular than ever these days. Just within America filings are nearing close to two million per year, but, even as the practice grows more common, credit reports and FICO scores are ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Credit Card Assistance Through Debt Settlement

With the rise of the credit card economy, more and more Americans are finding it difficult to deal with mounting bills and an ever escalating debt load. As this all has happened, new industries have ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Put an End to Credit Card Debt Immediately

In modern lives, almost nothing creates as much tension and worry as unresolved credit card debt. Ever increasing debt loads can break apart families and ruin credit, but more and more ordinary ..
(July 17, 2008)
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How Bankruptcy Could Be Avoided

With Personal Bankruptcy There's any number of reasons that the number of personal bankruptcy continue to go up exponentially every year - spinning ever close to two million per annum according to ..
(July 17, 2008)
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Are Credit Card Debts Becoming a Problem?

Borrowers who've realized their mounting credit card debts can no longer be easily dealt with should start thinking about their spending like any other addiction. It's a little different, of course. ..
(July 28, 2008)
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How Debt Consolidation Loan Programs Work

Any consumer with sizable debt loads that have resulted from different sources (mortgages, credit lines, credit cards, student loans, and so many others) should constantly be searching for some ..
(July 14, 2008)
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