My friends over at LendingClub.com are participating in a contest to giveaway $1,000 to the winner of the Shred Your Credit Card contest.
You can always use the cash to dig your way out of debt. That would be the really conventional approach. My suggestion is to use $333 to pay off debt and use $333 to put into that emergency fund you should have. And what about the last $333, well hell, go have some fun with it. It’s OK to have a bit of fun. Do something crazy, treat yourself, give it away or just enjoy life for an afternoon.
Entires are due in by January 28, 2011 and the winners will be announced on January 31, 2011.
Big props to Perkstreet Financial and LendingClub.com for not only giving away a lone $1,000 but also an additional $1,000 in additional cash prizes.
So do something crazy with those credit cards you aren’t using and just shoot some video of you shredding those cards. Then visit ShredYourCreditCard.com to enter.
If you are a reader of GetOutOfDebt.org, participate in this contest by submitting a video, and let me know how to find it on the ShredYourCreditCard.com site by posting that information in the comments below by January 28, 2010, I’ll vote for it as well.
And if you meet all that criteria and you are picked as the winner I’ll give the winner an extra $100 to help you get out of debt.
If you are in the debt destruction moment and you’d like to nuke the rest of your expensive debt by consolidating it, go to LendingClub and apply for an unsecured debt consolidation loan. With free cash and a low interest rate unsecured debt consolidation loan you can dig your way out of debt super fast in 2011.