By Ken Clark

Borrowing from Peter to pay Paul?

the yank economic system is dragging, with unemployment charges emerging and purchaser debt hitting $2.5 trillion. many of us are in deep and want aid. right here, a qualified monetary Planner explains the maths of debt; concepts to house bank card, personal loan, scholar, and different loans; why debt consolidation and taking loans from a 401(k) can result in difficulties; truths approximately financial ruin; and the way to exploit debt whereas casting off it.

*Includes crucial assets and internet sites, pattern letters and varieties, personal loan forgiveness courses, financial disaster resources
*Author a qualified monetary Planner
*Covers all types of debt, mortgages to charge cards to scholar loans
*National bank card debt is becoming exponentially

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