debt consolidation loans

3 Reasons to Consider a Debt Consolidation Loan

Debt consolidation is something that really took off following the start of the financial crisis in 2008. Prior to that time, the debt consolidation loan was something used only by a small number of consumers who found themselves over their heads in debt. But with the financial crisis came bigger debt problems. Problems caused by […]

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Three Advantages of Using a Mortgage Broker

When shopping for a mortgage, many home buyers enlist the services of a mortgage broker. This is to find them the best terms and rates. Since the real estate market crash in 2008; however, the business practices of brokers have come under scrutiny. The question of whether they are acting in customers’ best interests has […]

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5 Tips to Avoid Credit Card Debt

Anyone who has a credit card risks carrying too much credit card debt. Once you’ve accumulated too much credit card debt it can take several years and lots of sacrifice to pay it off. As you use your credit cards, keep these tips in mind to avoid credit card debt. Have an emergency fund. Many […]

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