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Bankruptcy Dismissal vs. Discharge What-s the Difference & How They Affect Credit - header 1Bankruptcy Dismissal vs. Discharge: What's the Difference and How They Affect Credit
April 22, 2022
A bankruptcy dismissal makes you responsible for your debts, while a discharge means that you no longer have to repay your debts prior to bankruptcy. Read more.
6 Types of Bankruptcies Explained - Header 16 Types of Bankruptcies Explained
April 21, 2022
While Chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy are commonly known, there are actually six types of bankruptcies — here’s what you need to know before filing. Read more.
How to pay off credit card debtHow to Pay Off Credit Card Debt
April 21, 2022
Learning how to pay off credit card debt is a step in the right direction. Read on for tips on how to pay off your debt here. Read more.
00 College-516640027States With the Most Expensive College Tuition
April 15, 2022
According to data from the National Centers for Education Statistics, enrollment in four-year colleges has more than doubled over the last 50 years, going from a little over five million students in 1970 to nearly 11 million in 2019. Read more.
Which Student Loans Should You Pay Off First Header - 01Which Student Loans Should You Pay Off First?
April 4, 2022
If you have taken out more than one type of student loan, and one of those loans is private, then it’s a good idea to start paying that loan off first. Read more.
What Is Annual Income and How To Calculate It Header - 01What Is Annual Income and How To Calculate It
March 28, 2022
What does annual income mean? Annual income is the total amount of money you have earned during a calendar year. Here is a formula to calculate your income. Read more.
What Is Cancellation of Debt And When To Use Form 1099-CWhat Is Cancellation of Debt and When To Use Form 1099-C
March 10, 2022
A cancellation of debt is when a lender relieves an individual from a debt agreement. We'll explain how it works and provide a few debt tax exceptions. Read more.
How To Set Short Term Financial Goals With SMART Examples Header - 01How To Set Short Term Financial Goals With SMART Examples
March 7, 2022
For most people, short-term financial goals are goals you want to accomplish within less than a year. Here, we'll provide some examples and explain what they are. Read more.