Why Was Debt Created?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Why Was Debt Created? Five reasons in my experience – a lack of money, impatience, discontentment, poor planning and short sightedness.

Dear Ron, We Are Not Your Friends, Love Citibank

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Don’t you just love form letters? I received one in the mail a few days ago from Citibank. Apparently, they’re thrilled to let me know about my new credit limit! We’re pleased to inform you that your new credit limit

Three Character Traits that Lead to Debt

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Getting into debt never happens by accident. Everyone has their own reasons, but those reasons are usually just surface symptoms of a deeper character trait. The good news is that you CAN change these character traits. I did. Ignorance One […]

The Real Reason College Grads Are Swamped With Debt

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Tweet My oldest daughter just started college this year. She got a fantastic score on her ACT, received several awesome scholarships, and has decided to double major in Journalism and Advertising/Public Relations with a minor in Business Marketing. She should do

Gasp! Student Loans Must Be Repaid?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

USA Today featured a story in the Money section entitled “Student loans are crushing new grads.” Cry me a river. As someone who has been paying on MY student loans since 1989, I’m just totally sorry. You took the money.

Finally Out of Debt? Here’s How To STAY Out

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Avoid Getting Back in Debt No matter how you did it, getting out of debt usually takes years. There was a lot of work involved in getting to this point. Don’t blow it now. Remembering that money is 100 percent […]