I Was Approved for a Debt Consolidation Loan. What Now? – Ricardo

“Dear Steve, Thank you so much for a great site of information! I just contacted LendingClub.com and was approved for a little under $30k. I was looking for the full amount of $35k, but no need to get greedy, right? LoL very thankful for what was offered. My question involves what exactly to pay off. … Read more

Best Debt Consolidation Loans

Finding a legitimate debt consolidation loan program can be frustrating, depressing and darn near impossible. We’ve all seen the advertisements promising loans for people with bad credit or loans with no credit check. In my experience those companies are often high priced, that is if you actually get a debt consolidation loan and not get … Read more

I’m a Disabled Mother Trying to Build Good Credit to Buy a Home. – Stacia

“Dear Steve, I’ve been reading through your page and am still unsure what I should do. I’m a single disabled mother of an epileptic 14yr old son, just diagnosed on 11/11/11, I have been on Disability since 07′ and for the most part have been doing an amazing job of just getting by. Recently I’ve … Read more

Unsecured Debt Consolidation Loans Like This One Can Help to Get You Out of Debt

I wanted to share with you the story of Will, who decided that an unsecured debt consolidation loan was the best way to deal with his debt situation. Will was kind enough to share his experience and opinions about why he got the debt consolidation loan and his experience getting it. Q: What led you … Read more

Unsecured Debt Consolidation and Personal Loans Being Handed Out at Record Rates

For those with reasonably good to great credit the idea that the bank is the only place to obtain a debt consolidation loan are just incorrect. For quite some time now I’ve been going on and on about peer-to-peer lending networks like LendingClub.com. Lending Club connects people who want an unsecured debt consolidation loan with … Read more

Are Debt Consolidation Loans for Bad Credit Still Available? – Roland

“Dear Steve, My wife and i bought our Dream Home 2.5 years ago and needed a few items for it. We have found ourselves in a little debt over it, around $80K of credit card debt. My wifes job required her to move leaving us in different states and paying for rent as well. Bottom … Read more

The Best Day of the Week to Apply for a Debt Consolidation Loan

You know how sometimes you start wondering about odd stuff. Granted sometimes it’s things like, “How do they get the cream filling in a Twinkie?” Well recently I was curious what day of the week most people apply for a debt consolidation loan. I know, I’m odd that way. In the debt world there are … Read more

Debt Consolidation Lender Has Too Much Money to Lend. Needs Customers.

LendingClub.com just told me that they are backing up with too much money to lend to consumers and are in search of people that are looking for fixed rate, unsecured loans. LendingClub.com is a people-to-people lending network that typically charges lower interest rates than banks and makes the borrowing process automated, online and less scary. … Read more

Get Out of Debt

Struggling to get out of debt ? If so, you aren’t alone. Millions of Americans are drowning in debt. They are overextended to the point of filing bankruptcy or losing their home to foreclosure

We’ve Consolidated Our Debt Over and Over But Continued to Live Beyond Our Means. – Steve

“Dear Steve, Me and my wife both have good jobs. We also both have good credit. We are not behind on anything nor have we ever been late on anything. A couple years ago we consolidated $42,000 dollars worth of credit card debt. Then about a year ago we consolidated about $27,000 dollars worth of … Read more

Isn’t Now the Time to Consider a Real Debt Consolidation Loan?

Interest rates on credit cards are climbing and climbing ever higher before new laws kick in to stop that practice. But in the meantime while those with big balances they can’t pay off just watch their cards get ratejacked, I seriously think this is now the time to strongly investigate a fixed rate debt consolidation … Read more

I Would Like to Combine All of Our Debts Into One Loan. – Joe

“Dear Steve, My wife is leaning towards debt consolidation through a reputable company. I would like to combine our debts in one loan, but with a fixed rate. the problem is that banks are not willing to give out personal loans at this time. I need a 25k loan to consolidate my bills. I am … Read more