January, 2014

After Bankruptcy: 6 Steps to Financial Recovery (Part 2)

January 24, 2014

Picking up from After Bankruptcy: 6 Steps to Financial Recovery (Part 1), in the following, we will highlight two additional steps that will be crucial for people to take after filing for bankruptcy. By being diligent to follow all six of the steps discussed in this three-part blog, debtors will be able to slowly recover…
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After Bankruptcy: 6 Steps to Financial Recovery (Part 1)

January 22, 2014

  Filing for bankruptcy is an effective way for people who are struggling with an overwhelming amount of debt to start to get back on their feet and slowly achieve a financial fresh start. However, once a bankruptcy case has been processed by the courts, it’s important to be aware of the fact that your…
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How to Meet Your 2014 Financial Goals (Part 2)

January 20, 2014

Picking up from How to Meet Your 2014 Financial Goals (Part 1), here are some more powerful strategies that can be effective in helping you achieving your financial goals this year.  Be religious about checking your credit report – One thing that could immediately derail you from being able to achieve your financial goals in…
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How to Meet Your 2014 Financial Goals (Part 1)

January 19, 2014

January is usually a month during which people take stock of their achievements and make resolutions that can help them reach some goals they have in their sights. While oftentimes these goals can be related to people’s health and fitness, they may also include goals of improving their financial standing. If your goals for 2014…
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5 Tips for Recovering from Holiday Spending (Part 2)

January 17, 2014

Continuing from 6 Tips for Recovering from Holiday Spending (Part 1), the following lays out a few more effective strategies that can help consumers get back on their feet after they may have overspent this past holiday season. Financial Recovery Tip 3: Return stuff you don’t need or want – Christmas gifts and other items…
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5 Tips for Recovering from Holiday Spending (Part 1)

January 15, 2014

Is your wallet and bank account suffering from a serious financial hangover due to your holiday spending? It’s all-too-common for consumers in the wake of the Christmas holidays to be facing more credit card debt than they had anticipated, and seeing these numbers on paper can make the overspending of the holidays hit home in…
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7 Expenses to Include in Your 2014 Budget (Part 2)

January 13, 2014

Continuing from 7 Expenses to Include in Your 2014 Budget (Part 1), here are four additional expenses that are essential to budget for this year if you are trying to get a handle on your spending and improve your financial standing in the New Year. While the first part of this blog focused on expenses…
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7 Expenses to Include in Your 2014 Budget (Part 1)

January 11, 2014

As 2014 gets underway, planning for this year’s expenses can help you stay on track financially and, ideally, help you reach some of your financial goals for the year. If you have never looked at your spending habits on an annual basis, however, knowing what to expect in terms of more substantial expenses may elude…
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