July 27, 2011

In Debt Collecting, Location Matters

For U.S. consumers with too many bills and not enough money, the end of the line is often a small-claims court.  As companies and debt collectors […]
July 19, 2011

Money 101: Your Savings

How much of your income should you be saving?  A common rule of thumb answer used to be that 10% of income should go into savings.  […]
July 12, 2011

Debt Delinquency Timeline: What to Expect

At a time when unemployment remains stubbornly high and job prospects seem dismally low, the danger of missing a credit card payment or two is all […]
July 7, 2011

Happy 2nd Anniversary, Economic Recovery

This is one anniversary few feel like celebrating.  Two years after economists say the Great Recession ended, the recovery has been the weakest and most lopsided […]