Managing Debt

Knowing how debt works can help you manage it—let’s get started.


The phenomenon of lifestyle inflation

Learn how to control increased spending when your income rises.
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What if you could think your way out of debt?

Understanding the psychology of credit card debt.
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Five things that can help with credit card debt

Things you can do right now to manage your credit card debt.
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Credit Card Consolidation 101

Simplify your credit card debt with these options.
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Credit card debt and your happiness

Taking control of your credit card debt can lead to happiness.
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Before you borrow

Know the facts about borrowing money.
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Common causes of debt

How it all adds up.
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Get realistic about what you owe

Say goodbye to debt faster.
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How to get out of debt

Steps for getting and staying out of debt.
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Essay: Lessons from a serial mover

Here's advice from someone who's moved 9 times in 8 years.
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The link between social media usage and debt

How social media impacts our spending choices.
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Debt settlement companies

How it works and the risks you should be aware of.
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Get started paying down your debt

How to begin getting your finances in order.
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Three Benefits of Debt Consolidation

There are many advantages to consolidating debt. Here are just a few.
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Debt consolidation - pros and cons you need to know

A big picture look at consolidating debt.
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Worried about extra debt? You’re not alone

See what expenses Americans worry will cause unexpected credit card debt.
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The many benefits of debt-free living

Less stress and more funds to invest are just a couple of them.
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Paying off debt

The tried-and-true methods for paying off debt faster.
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Thinking about borrowing against your 401(k)?

Doing so comes with risks.
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