Pay Off Debt

Looking to pay off debt? We have dozens of articles that will help you tackle your debt quickly so that you can become debt-free.


17 Best Debt Blogs to Help You Tackle Your Debt

It was January of 2013 and I had just woken up to the stark realization that I was deep in debt. $60,000 deep. And that didn’t include the mortgage. I knew I needed to get a handle on things, but where to start? After a quick Google search on “how to get...

Dave Ramsey's Baby Steps (and Why They Work)

I am a huge fan of Dave Ramsey’s baby steps. He outlines the steps in his book, The Total Money Makeover. The baby steps helped us get rid of $52,000 in consumer debt in just 18 months. And we're not alone. Millions of people have taken his...

4 Proven Ways to Get a Lower Rate On Your Credit Card

Do you have credit card debt and want to figure out how to get a lower interest rate to make it easier to pay it off? The average American has over $6,000 in credit card debt, according to credit reporting company Experian. This figure is up roughly 3% from...

16 Legit Ways to Get Rid of Student Loan Debt Fast

Dealing with your student loans can seem like an overwhelming task. The sheer volume of student loan debt that we are dealing with is astronomical. According to CNBC, over 44 million Americans hold roughly $1.5 trillion of student loan debt. The average...

LendKey Review: How He Refinanced and Paid Off $60,000

When Scott Perry completed graduate school, he was stuck with a soul-crushing amount of student loan debt -- $60,000 to be exact. It’s the amount that could fund any of the following: A high-end tiny house (or a normal-sized house in Alabama?)A splendid...

How to Pay off Debt Without Hurting Your Credit

The thought of paying off your debt sounds wonderful, doesn’t it? No more monthly payments, credit card bills in the mail, or those pesky “Minimum Payment Due” reminders on your phone. Hundreds of extra dollars every month to put toward more exciting...

How I Paid Off $25,302 of Student Debt on a Smaller Income

Tell us a bit about yourself I’m 27, my favorite color is green and I am debt free! I’m a freelance writer who writes about adventures in frugal living on the way to financial independence at my blog, Bravely Go. How much debt did you start out...

How She Paid off $8,400 in Debt in Just 90 Days

Well Kept Wallet chats with Lauren Bowling, who obliterated over $8K in debt and even started a blog about it. Find out what she did to pay down her debt and stay sane. How did you acquire $8,400 in debt? I battled with credit card debt throughout...

Debitize Review: Avoid Credit Card Debt and Still Earn Rewards (Bought By Trim)

The lure of credit card rewards, like cash back or travel points, are a big pull for people to use credit cards for their spending. However, these perks can also end up getting you in trouble. If you aren’t careful, you might spend more than you planned...

Should I Pay Off My Mortgage or Invest?

It’s the age-old debate. Which is better: to pay off your mortgage early or to make the payments for 30 years and invest your extra cash in the stock market? The answer, honestly, will be different for everyone. It depends on a number of different...

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