Personal Debt

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  1. Can a debt collector contact me about a debt that's no longer on my credit report?

    Learn about the circumstances that allow a debt collector to contact a consumer about a past-due debt that is not on a credit ...
  2. Are personal loans considered income?

    Learn the various conditions that determine whether or not a personal loan counts as income for the borrower and if it can ...
  3. Are secured personal loans better than unsecured loans?

    Read about the differences between secured loans and unsecured loans and how they are used. Learn about forms of collateral ...
  4. Can personal loans be included in bankruptcy?

    Read about debts that are dischargeable when filing for bankruptcy. Learn about how personal loans are treated when filing ...
  1. 9 Ways To Go Bankrupt

    It may seem obvious, anyone who continuously spends more than they are making will ...
  2. 7 Tips For The Do-It-Yourself Debt Manager

    Take charge of your finances in seven simple steps.
  3. Digging Out Of Debt In 8 Steps

    The only way to get out of debt is to roll up your sleeves and start paying it off ...
  4. Top 5 Reasons Why People Go Bankrupt

    Bankruptcy can be a result of overspending or bad planning, but sometimes, it's no ...
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