Latest Posts
Home > Debt Articles (page 198)

Debt Articles

5 Ways to Cut Spending (without cramping your lifestyle)

Ready to Collapse

James contacted me recently and wanted to contribute this guest post for the site. “Sure!”, I said. If you would like to contribute a guest post, bring it on, just contact me. The web is full of advice on spending less. It’s just a shame that most tips involve doing without – no more holidays, no more car, no more ... Read More »

    Fear and Loathing in Debt

    Ready to Collapse

    Being in debt is not an emotional walk in the park and unless you know what it is like, you can’t feel the pain or suffering that goes with it. People forget or don’t know what it is like to be in debt. No, not the kind of debt where you owe Bob a bit for spotting you for lunch. ... Read More »

      Debt Relief Center & United One Debt Settlements Review

      Debt Relief Center Web Site

      Address: Debt Relief Center, Inc. 25 Crossroads Drive Suite 404 Owings Mills, MD 21117 United One Debt Settlements, Inc. 10025 Governor Warfield Pkwy Columbia, MD 21044 877-740-2111 Website: www.drclogin.com Description: Debt settlement company Management: Stephen B. Millstein (stephen@drclogin.com)(Stephen@certifiedtitlecorp.com) Certified Title Corporation shares the same address and attorney Stephen B. Millstein is related to Certified Title Corporation. Stephen B. Millstein is ... Read More »

        Maryland Attorney General Calls Debt Settlement Services “Predatory Thieves”

        Ready to Collapse

        Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler said in a press conference today that debt settlement companies are “predatory thieves”. The state of Maryland is preparing to take another swipe at passing tough new regulations that would limit up-front fees charged by debt settlement companies to $50 and total fees paid at 15% of the total debt. Marceline White, the executive director ... Read More »

          Maryland Lawyer Richard Brennan Jailed for Debt Settlement Services

          Ready to Collapse

          I was reading the MCRC Maryland Consumer Right Coalition “Debt Settlement in Maryland: Compounding problems, deepening debt” report. You can download your copy here. In the document the story of attorney Richard Brennan who got heavily involved in debt settlement is told. It’s one of the few cases where I’ve seen an attorney go to jail as a result of ... Read More »

            Core Pac Solutions, the Foreclosure Rescue Company, to Close Doors Momentarily

            Core Pac Solutions

            So there’s this company, Core Pac Solutions that promised to be a big help if you were facing mortgage trouble. Let us share with you how we can help. For most Americans your most important purchase and most valuable investment is your home. When experiencing a financial hardship and the threat of losing your home, protecting your most expensive investment ... Read More »

              West Virginia Wipes Out Credit Card Debt for 1451 Citizens – Consumer Affairs

              Ready to Collapse

              • West Virginia Wipes Out Credit Card Debt for 1451 Citizens Consumer Affairs - 2 hours ago As thousands of consumers discover each year, shady companies that promise to get rid of your credit card debt always fail to deliver. ... Read More »

                Johnson Law Group and Elimadebt Not Playing Nice With Each Other

                The Johnson Law Group of Nevada, not to be confused with the Johnson Law Group of Florida, are apparently having a bit of a tiff with their debt settlement marketing agent, Elimadebt of Florida and New York. Actually that would be Elimadebt USA, LLC from Florida and Elimadebt, LLC from New York. From this point out let’s just please consider ... Read More »

                  The Johnson Law Group – Debt Settlement Soap Opera

                  ess_relationships_1

                  My goodness, truth is stranger than fiction and this story is a doozy. So here it goes. The players in this story are: Johnson Law Group, LLC, a Nevada company The Johnson Law Group, PLLC, a Florida Company Executive Settlement Services, Inc., a Florida company (ESS) Consumer and Business Debt Counseling Services, Inc. a Florida company (CBDC) Thomas J. Roland ... Read More »

                    Is It Bad to Go Bankrupt? What Does it Feel Like to File Bankruptcy?

                    Ready to Collapse

                    Life is ironic some times. Here I was someone growing up that thought that people that found themselves bankrupt were messed up in some way. Yet in 1990 I found myself in bankruptcy. I learned that living through bankruptcy is a whole lot different and that for all those people before that, whom I might have turned my nose up ... Read More »

                      Why Opting Out of Changes in Credit Card Terms Can Be a Bad Idea

                      Ready to Collapse

                      I just answered a question from a reader that mentioned that she was going to opt out of a change in terms by her credit card company so she could keep her interest rate where it is now. While that certainly seems like a logical move and a good thing to do, it simply might not be. Opting out has ... Read More »

                        Spending More Than You Can Afford and Sex — It’s a Guy Thing

                        Ready to Collapse

                        I was doing a little light reading yesterday and came across a great article all about how guys that are trying to attract women are much more likely to spend a significant amount more of items of conspicuous consumption than guys not trying to get, ah, laid. Seriously. And me, before I leave you feeling like you alone had sexual ... Read More »

                          Morgan Drexen and Some of the Consumer Complaints Against Them

                          Ready to Collapse

                          Under a Freedom of Information request a document was obtained which contains a number of complaints filed by consumers against Morgan Drexen, the Nevada and California based debt settlement enterprise. Morgan Drexen appears to be coming under an increasing level of scrutiny and has been the subject of a number of consumer complaints and lawsuits for services. – Source Of ... Read More »

                            Redline Recovery Services Pretends to Work With Woman’s Lawyer

                            Ready to Collapse

                            Redline Recovery Services LLC, 11675 Rainwater Drive, Suite 350, Alpharetta, GA 30009 seems to be at it again. They are quickly falling into the rogue collector bucket if they keep up the behavior alleged in the lawsuits below. Well now a Florida woman has claimed that she had retained a lawyer to represent her with her debt and a Mr. ... Read More »

                              Dave Burke of Real Talk Network – “Say What?” Financial Freedom Workshop

                              I’ve written about Dave Burke before and his Real Talk Network show before. I’m intrigued of his offer since I’m getting questions from people that went to the free seminar and wound up in collections as a result of buying into the sales pitch at the seminar. So I decided to give Dave Burke a shot and spend an hour ... Read More »

                                Get My FREE Get Out of Debt Guy Newsletter

                                It is the smart thing to do.

                                I promise to keep your email safe and secure.

                                Close

                                I want to keep you posted each weekday with just one email about the latest get out of debt news, scam alerts and information to beat back debt.

                                You can unsubscribe at any time with just one click.

                                After you subscribe, check your email to confirm your subscription. If the confirmation email does not appear in your inbox in a few minutes, check your spam folder for it. Sometimes it likes to annoyingly hide there.


                                • It will keep you posted on the latest scams.
                                • You will be alerted to the latest articles.
                                • You will wind up smarter than everyone else dealing with debt.