Family farmers and fishermen can use this type of bankruptcy to reorganize their debt.
Nine experts weigh in and explain how to tell when it’s the right time to file, what to file, and how to move forward as quickly as possible.
How the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act makes the bankruptcy filing process a little easier for military personnel and Veterans.
Learn how bankruptcy exemptions work and how to choose which you use.
Not all debts can be erased through bankruptcy.
It pays to know all the steps to bankruptcy before you file.
Before filing, make sure you know how bankruptcy can affect the next chapter of your life.
Filing bankruptcy doesn’t have to hold you back from rebuilding your credit.
It's a topic we all have questions about, but is rarely discussed. Here's everything you need to know
Filing for Chapter 7 allows you to hit the financial reset button by liquidating your assets to erase your outstanding debts
Explore debt relief programs and other options so you can find the fastest, easiest way to get out of debt
Do you need professional help to settle your debt or can you do it yourself?
Whether you need to pay off credit card debt, federal student loans or back taxes, a debt repayment plan may be your best option
Income loss can be slippery slope into financial hardship, but there are strategies that can help
Once you reach a settlement agreement, there are key steps you need to tax if you want to avoid income tax liability on the canceled debt
Debt consolidation can help solve problems with credit cards, student loans, and even back taxes. Can it work for you?
Find out how interest impacts how much you pay on your student loans
Review your options for debt consolidation at the different steps of your military career
After bankruptcy, it’s important to take the right steps to repair your credit so you can start boosting your credit score and rebuilding as soon as possible
We help you weigh the advantages and disadvantages of filing for bankruptcy so you can decide if it’s the right choice for your situation
You should file for personal bankruptcy if you can’t afford debt and other relief options aren’t helping
We help you understand when it's the right time to take the hit to your credit score and settle your debts for less than you owe
Exploring how overdue debt can damage your credit score and what to do about it
Spot debt settlement scams so you can be sure that you are settling your debt the right way
How debt collection works & tips to save big if you have any debts in collections
What's a debt management program, who's it for, and if it's right for you. Here's everything you need to know about DMP's
Before you think about credit card settlements read through this everything you need to know guide
Going through debt and going through divorce are both difficult situations. Going through both at the same time can feel nearly impossible. There are so many questions that plague your mind, but here's a guide to help you get started
The defining line between good debt vs bad debt depends on what a debt gets you in the long run.
Tips for paying off student loans faster: pay more than the required minimums, enroll in auto-pay, consider biweekly payments
Why you should pay off your credit card debt and some top tips to get it done faster.
No debt is created equally, and in this blog, you'll learn which ones you should prioritize first.
Your guide to getting out of debt, and once you're there, how to stray away from ever taking on additional debt.
You've accumulated some debt, now what? Here are 3 quick tips you can take action today to get your finances back on track.
Spending habits, when controlled can be the difference between a debt-free life and constant revolving debt.
Extra payments on student loans can take decades off of the life of your loan, want to know how to take advantage of paying off student loans early? This article is for you.
You've become debt-free, congrats! Now, how do we protect ourselves from ever taking on toxic debt? Here are some tips to get you started.
Credit utilization, or how much of your total limit you're using each month plays a major role in your credit score calculation. Here's how to keep it under 30% of your total available credit.
Here are some things to consider while you're #NewCreditCard shopping for the best rates, rewards, and deals.
Summer, a season for fun, travel, and of course the beach. Debt should not be one of those summertime factors, here's how to plan for summertime expenses.
No-spend challenges have been sweeping the personal finance community, here's what you need to know about no-spend months and how to apply it to your life regardless of how much money you have
You've just graduated, now what? Whether you're starting from zero, or if you've accumulated some student debt, here's everything you need to know to make the most of your highest growth years.
There is no shortage of side hustles that can generate an extra income of $1,000 a month to put towards your debt-free or savings goals. Here are 7 of our favorites that you can start today!