How I Paid Off My $9,000 Car Loan in Just 1 Year

I was never a big fan of being in debt. I always hated the idea of having to pay somebody back and feeling tied to that responsibility every single day. However, after I graduated from college, I got in a car accident in which ended up totaling my car – and to get a...

A Legit Way to Check Your Credit Score for Free

Checking your credit report on a regular basis is important for a number of reasons. First, knowing what’s on your credit report gives you a clear record of how creditors view you. Second, it helps you to have an in-one-place picture of everything you owe. Third,...

How to Get Rid of Credit Card Debt Quickly

If you have credit card debt, know that you are not alone. The average household has over $15,000 in credit card debt and the average interest rate is over 16% according to Bankrate. If you are paying only the minimum payment, you’ll likely be carrying that debt for...

How to Pay Off $20,000 In Debt in Only 10 Months

What did your debt consist of? Student loans and medical bills. The bulk of my debt was used to pay for my freshman year of college. As I’m sure a lot of people can relate, college for me was a period of limbo between living with my parents and being on my own. For...