Matt Kelly

Bust out of prison: Take some advice to pay off debt

Credit-card debt can be like a prison sentence.

What kind of time are you serving: 1 to 2 years, 2 to 5 years, 5 to 10, life?

Almost 10 percent of Americans believe they are serving life sentences. These prisoners of debt predict they will never pay off their credit cards, according to a 2013 poll commissioned by

Matt Kelly is a Durango resident, personal finance coach and owner of Momentum: Personal Finance.

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