Latest Posts
Home > Tag Archives: economics (page 2)

Tag Archives: economics

Unstructured “Structuring” Scam

James Quirin has been charged with an alleged theft of government funds on September 29, 2011 for fraudulent unemployment insurance benefits. Apparently, Quirin applied for Unemployment Insurance benefits in February, 2009, even though he was a gainfully-employed businessman receiving significant income. Quirin and several of his businesses were sued in federal court. Just before he was ordered to post an ... Read More »

    Should We Eliminate Consumer Debt For Everyone and Start the Economy Over

    Randy steps forward with a solution to fix the desperate financial state everyone finds themselves in. The town gets behind him and everyone starts to live a life that no longer depends on any economy at all. Meanwhile an unlikely savior makes the ultimate sacrifice to solve everyones problems.

    As crazy as this idea sounds, one thought floating around right now is that of forgiving large tracts of consumer and mortgage debt to swiftly deal with the debt problem in the country today so we can get consumption back on track. As long as consumers are buried in debt, and they are, with little growth there is no “little ... Read More »

      Debt Settlement: Top Ten Most Misunderstood Facts

      Ready to Collapse

      Over the past few years debt settlement has been in the news, not always in a good way. Many consumers have complained about the services they’ve received while some have been very happy. Much of the disparity in the perception of the service is due to misconceptions about the process itself. So here are the top ten misconceptions I see ... Read More »

        Surviving With Less Credit

        Ready to Collapse

        At ByDesign Financial Solutions, a debt-counseling service in Modesto, Calif., they’re working overtime these days. “Our call volume went up 97% in the past five weeks, which has left us scrambling,” says Martha Lucey, president of the nonprofit agency. “[The callers] are close to the max on their credit cards, and they just can’t figure out how to manage. We’ve ... 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.