New Jersey Has Its Own Student Loan Rights Law for 2020

Attorney Edward Hanratty sent in the following information. The state of New Jersey has enacted a law that protects student loan borrowers from abuse by student loan lenders. NJHESAA/NJCLASS, are you listening? It requires that student loan lenders, other than the federal government and big banks, be licensed and regulated by the state of New … Read more

New York Residents Find Debt Help With Law Firm

Debt collectors and their law firms are now buying, collecting and filing lawsuits at an ever-increasing rate. Typically, these collection agencies and their lawyers make their money by buying old, mostly charged off accounts and filing lawsuits to make tons of money off you and similarly situated victims. The good news is that these debts … Read more

Three Methods to Consolidate Your UK Credit Card Debt – but which is the best?

When it comes to money management, debt consolidation is one of those topics that can easily intimidate. While the idea is simple enough, the challenge of being approved for new credit and choosing the right credit product is where things quickly become complicated. This guide will walk you through each step, so you can make … Read more

Thrive Matching Rolls Out System to Use 401(k) Funds to Help Retire Student Loan Debt

I am an avid reader of the getoutofdebt.org newsletter. Just today, I read your article on the student who tried to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. to pay off his student loans. It was heart-wrenching, mostly because I realized that I am not the only individual who has thought of absurd quick money makers to … Read more

How To Repair UK Credit After Bankruptcy In Easy Steps

It’s no over-exaggeration to say that bankruptcy can and does change your life. Not only can recovering financially be a challenge, but it also takes a toll on your emotional health. If you’re in this position, re-building your credit score can be a struggle. But we want to reassure you that with the right strategy … Read more

Do Credit Enquiries in the UK Harm Your Credit Score? Here’s An Honest Answer.

Here is a press release from National Debt Help in the UK. Your credit score can creep and reach into all aspects of your life.; from being able to rent an apartment, to buying a home, even onto securing certain types of jobs. Yet with credit more freely available than ever before, vast numbers of … Read more

Quick and Easy Fix for Your Failed Trust Deeds

Trust Deeds are a legally binding agreement in the UK between you and your creditors to make set repayments over a period of four years. At the end of this period, your unsecured debts would typically be written off. When they work, with all repayments made, Trust Deeds are an effective tool for helping people … Read more

Capital One® Launches Business CreditWise℠ to Help Business Owners Access, Understand and Manage Business Credit

Capital One (NYSE: COF) is helping demystify business credit for today’s business owners with the launch of Business CreditWise, an easy-to-use tool providing unlimited, free access to a company’s credit profile. Business CreditWise is available to any U.S. business (not just Capital One customers) and can be accessed at any time without impacting business credit. … Read more

Things You Should Know About an Individual Voluntary Arrangement

If you’ve taken the first steps to finally tackle your debts head on, it probably didn’t take all that long to come across a debt solution that seemed to be mentioned time and time again. We talk of course of an Individual Voluntary Arrangement (or IVA for short). Record numbers of individuals are turning to … Read more

DebtMD Launches New Platform

Debt MD, an online platform designed to connect consumers with the professional help they need to become debt-free, released its smart debt analyzer™ today. The fintech startup, founded by James Lambridis, aims to empower people to regain control of their finances and ultimately live a debt-free life. The Smart Debt Analyzer™ allows individuals to input … Read more

Do Mortgage Deductions Encourage Home Ownership?

Mortgage-related deductions could be tailored to reduce the cost of home ownership for families in the lowest income quintiles by making a limited tax credit available to non-itemizers. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2015 Mortgage-related deductions do little to reduce the cost of home ownership for those in the lowest income quintiles, according to a … Read more

Class Action Lawsuit Alleging “Deceptive Trade Practices” in Gold Sales

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2015 On August 6, 2015, attorneys of Steckler LLP filed a class action complaint against U.S. Money Reserve, Inc. and Fidelity Gold & Bullion, LLC in United States District Court for the Central District of California in Los Angeles on behalf of consumers who have made a purchase of commemorative … Read more

Financially Unprepared Consumers Are Among The Most Vulnerable When Bad Weather Strikes

National Foundation for Credit Counseling Because disasters can take a significant toll on all aspects of our lives, it is vitally important to take a comprehensive approach when preparing in advance. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 31, 2015 There are a variety of natural disasters that could happen anytime during the year, but early September officially … Read more

MSI Credit Solutions Warns of Recent Consumer Scam

Frisco, TX (PRWEB) August 24, 2015 MSI Credit Solutions recently received a handful of concerns from consumers in regards to correspondence they have received about a delinquent loan. Victims of the scam say they are receiving calls and emails from the scammers, who claim to be with agencies such as the FBI, law firms, or … Read more