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All posts by Steve Rhode

  • Holly Writes In “I’ve Kept This Secret From Him For a Long Time.”

    Holly wrote in and asked her question through the site. You can too. “Hey there, I have been with my boyfriend awhile now, and we’ve just started to talk about purchasing a house and getting a...

    • Posted September 9, 2008
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  • Anne Writes In “I Am Going Crazy With Worry”

    Anne wrote me through the site and asked for help. You can write me also and ask for help. Anne says “I have a large debt load and I am unable to make the payments. I...

    • Posted September 5, 2008
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  • Jess Writes In “My Mobile Home Has a Hole In It”

    Jess used the form at the bottom of this post to send in the following question. “My babies mother and I have lived in a mobile home for the past three years. We had been having a...

    • Posted September 3, 2008
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  • Catherine Asks If There Is Hope Or Help For Debt

    Catherine writes in: “My husband and I are behind on a few of our loans and one is a vehicle payment and the other if a flexline loan( pretty much a credit card) we have talked about...

    • Posted September 2, 2008
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  • Janie Writes in “Are Debt Counselors Safe?”

    Janie wrote me and asked me the following question: “I’m running into deep debt and I’m thinking of using one of the debt counselors I’ve seen on my local television station to help me get out of...

    • Posted August 28, 2008
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  • Is the iPhone a Debt Worth Having?

    The new iPhone is out and people are rushing, at a slower pace, yet again to get one. While they may be on the bleeding edge of technology, I wonder how many users of the iPhone can...

    • Posted July 16, 2008
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  • Turn Crap You Don’t Need Into Cash

    It’s five days until payday, and you’re rifling through jacket pockets and old purses, scrounging for change. But have you recently looked in the basement? Or the attic, the back of the wardrobes, the garage and the...

    • Posted April 17, 2008
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  • Lenora Asks The Squirrel – “What Should I Do About My Debts?”

    Lenora wrote to me and asked: Dear Get Out of Debt Squirrel, What should I do about my debts? I am trying to set up a budget, but even with a budget, I can’t make all my...

    • Posted March 31, 2008
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  • Be Frugal and Clean. Make Your Own Homemade Laundry Detergent and Save Money

    Trent over at the Simple Dollar posted an article about how to making laundry detergent and enjoying the benefits of homemade laundry detergent, namely saving money. So let’s bump frugality up a notch today and learn how...

    • Posted March 11, 2008
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  • Why Do You Want to Get Out of Debt? Is it for Freedom or Stress?

    It’s interesting to see the many reasons why people want to get out of debt. Cast your vote now and get your opinion in the voting.

    • Posted March 9, 2008
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  • Client Kills Self Just One Payment Away From Being Debt Free

    I’m not surprised that people find it necessary to kill themselves because of financial problems. They do, it’s sad and it’s needless. What makes this so shocking was that he was so close to being debt free....

    • Posted March 4, 2008
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  • Your Online Debt Collection Rights Guide

    Here is a Quick Online Debt Collection Guide Most people make a big mess out of dealing with the debt collector and don’t know what their fair debt collection rights are. Dealing with a debt collector isn’t...

    • Posted March 4, 2008
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  • Debit Card Concerns. Profits Hide Truth About Your Risks.

    For years banks have lied and hidden the reality of debit cards from you. What I’m about to tell you is going to sound counter-intuitive from everything you’ve been taught and believe. Here it is. Don’t use...

    • Posted March 4, 2008
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  • Five Inside Truths About Debt Management Plans (DMP) You Need to Know

    People are often so confused or uninformed about debt management plans in the US that I wanted to share some truths with you. Here are the five biggest misconceptions people have about debt management plans, in no...

    • Posted March 2, 2008
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  • Don’t You Wish Your Girlfriend Was A Freak – Saver!

    There are hundreds of savings accounts on the market now, catering for all sorts of savers. Before opening up a savings account you need to know the reason for putting the amount aside- whether it’s for a...

    • Posted January 28, 2008
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