Stop Her Before She Shops Again

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Originally posted at Christian Post February 5, 2016. Dear Chuck, I have a friend who is a non-believer and an impulse buyer, especially on-line. If I suggest to her that she cut up all her credit cards, I’m concerned that such a plan leaves her without a tool that she will sometimes need. But my fear is that she will … Read More

Debt Counseling to Control Spending and Get out of Debt

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling, Debt

Debt Counseling

In order to get out of credit card debt for good, it is important to manage money and control spending. According to an article by timesunion.com, Americans racked up more than $50 billion in credit card debt just in the last quarter of 2015. For people who are still behind on paying off holiday debt or who want to start … Read More

How Credit Counseling Helps Married Couples Manage Finances

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Credit Counseling

When you get married, you merge your finances as well as your heart. Many couples struggle to hit their stride when it comes to money. You might have different backgrounds, different salaries, and different ideas about spending. Fortunately, credit counseling from Christian Credit Counselors can put you on the right path. Getting Real About Money Money is often a taboo … Read More

Rewards of Debt Counseling When Your Debt Spirals Out of Control

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling, Debt

Debt Counseling

A new study by CardHub shows credit card levels are spiraling out of control and reaching unsustainable levels. Whether you are good at math or not, there are many benefits to debt counseling. With the help of a Christian credit counselor, you get the help you need to overcome your financial challenges. Making positive choices often leads to positive outcomes. … Read More

Managing Your Student Loans Wisely: A Great and Unique Gift for Mother’s Day

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By: Brittany Frost What greater gift is there than the joy of seeing your child become financially responsible and independent throughout and after their college years? If you are looking for a unique and great gift to give your mother on May 8th for Mother’s Day this year, consider the gift of managing your student loans wisely. Instead of spending … Read More

Credit Counseling When 1 in 4 Americans Have More Debt Than Savings

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Credit Counseling

A new survey released by Bankrate.com draws attention to the need for credit counseling. About half of Americans have more in savings than they have in credit card debt. In 2015, 58 percent of people had more in savings than credit card debt. In 2016, it’s only 52 percent of Americans who have more in an emergency fund. More troubling … Read More

Credit Counseling to Help with 3 Times You Need Good Credit

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling

Credit Counseling

Credit card debt is the “bad” debt that brings many consumers shame and embarrassment. However, people who seek credit counseling often learn about the positive methods for improving their credit scores. For many people, it’s a dream to boast about an 800 or perfect credit score. At the same time, having good credit isn’t just about bragging. Having poor credit … Read More

Debt Counseling When You Show Signs of Overspending

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling, Debt

Debt Counseling

Some people use the New Year as a time to make positive changes such as overcoming overspending habits. If you show signs of having an overspending habit, it makes financial sense to receive debt counseling. With certified and trained credit counselors, it is simple to get your finances back on track. According to a piece by investopedia.com, most people do … Read More

Feeling Financially Overextended? Debt Counseling Can Help!

Jeanne McTaggartCredit Counseling, Debt

Debt Counseling

If you find yourself with more bills than money at the end of the month and are faced with making a decision about which over-the-limit credit card to placate with a minimum payment, you owe it to yourself to try debt counseling through Christian Credit Counselors. It can be frightening and overwhelming to find yourself with a mountain of debt … Read More