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 creditcards.com.
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“Matt, what would you recommend I do with my tax refund?”
At this time of year, I hear this question a lot. My answer: “It depends. Let me explain.”
What you should do depends on where you are on your path to financial independence.
Whatever the source of “found” money may be...
On the journey to financial independence, you need fuel to keep your motivation high and your goals in sight.
Five of my favorite money blogs offer inspiration, useful tips and sage advice to help you work toward your goals and avoid common mistakes along the way. The blogs are:
At Get Rich Slowly, www.getrichslowly.org, a group...