Student Loan Debt: What to Pay Off First

Student Loan Debt: What to Pay Off First

Another extension on student loan repayments just rolled out, and that has a lot of borrowers asking more questions about potential debt forgiveness and best practices for continuing payments. A large percentage of borrowers also have other forms of debt, especially...
Three New Financial Goals for 2022!

Three New Financial Goals for 2022!

When we start a new year, we look forward to a clean slate – even if the previous year was a great one. We often take the first month of the year to implement new practices and build new habits to ensure that we are successful in our goals for the whole year....
Does Consolidating Debt Affect My Credit Score?

Does Consolidating Debt Affect My Credit Score?

We all spend a lot of time concerned about our credit score, and rightly so. If our scores are suffering, then we can find ourselves in difficult situations. It’s a number that retailers assess when you are opening up a line of credit and  landlords take into...
Why You Should Pay Off Credit Card Debt Before Student Loans

Why You Should Pay Off Credit Card Debt Before Student Loans

When it’s time to pay off credit card debt, it can be helpful to think about mountains. Mountains come in all shapes and sizes and each one offers different obstacles and levels of difficulty. If you look at your different kinds of debt and compare them to these...
3 Benefits to Paying Off Credit Card Debt with Your Tax Return

3 Benefits to Paying Off Credit Card Debt with Your Tax Return

If you happen to be in the camp that manages to come out the other side of tax season with a tax return, you know that receiving that check can feel like Christmas 2.0. It’s often viewed as “free money”, but the fact is that this is money that you have already earned....