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Improving the Quality of Your Life. What Works For Me.

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Here is a great post from a fellow blogger Leo Babauta about breaking free from the shackles of artificial goals. Just like Leo, this is actually how I live my life. It’s nice to find a fellow traveler who has found a better path. Maybe this will ring true with you as well. Get Out of Debt Guy – Twitter, ... Read More »

    Crazy Things to Do When You Can’t Pay The Bills

    Living through money troubles, collection calls, delinquent notices and the fear of not being able to pay bills is not only scary but it makes us do some really stupid things. I thought I’d give you a free copy of my book Eliminate Your Debt Like a Pro. It is in a PDF format so just click on that link ... Read More »

      My Husband Doesn’t Seem Worried That He Lost His Job. I’m Freaking Out. – Tina

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      “Dear Steve, My husband just lost his job two days ago. I am stay at home mom and have stopped working since 2002. We only have $13000 savings and a $1000 monthly mortgage. I have already started submitting my resumes so I could get work too. My husband seems to be nonchalant about it and I am at edge over ... Read More »

        I Am a Compulsive Gambler in Debt. – Delia

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        Delia “Dear Steve, I’m a compulsive gambler. I identified my addiction a year ago and have been attending GA meetings faithfully for the past six months. The meetings are helping but in the past three years I had borrowed so much money to gamble that I just can’t seem to get caught up. The majority from family and friends. I ... Read More »

          How to Find Joy in the Midst of Financial Troubles. For Me, it is a Camera or a Motorcycle.

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          In the past I’ve written about how important it is to not let your debt situation ruin your life. See “Don’t Let Your Debt Consume Your Life. Take Advantage of Free Beauty Around You.” Today I wanted to share with you another love in my life, my Suzuki Burgman motorcycle. I love to ride and if you already own a ... Read More »

            ChevGirl Writes In And Says “My Marriage is Suffering Because of Our Debt”

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            ChevGirl “Dear Steve, Well I am not thinking about death or anything, I am a Christian. I am just having a very difficult time with our finances. The stress is becoming unbearable. My marriage is suffering because of it. Me and my husband work in agriculture, we do not make much and we are $55,000 in debt. I have payments ... Read More »

              I Work at a Car Dealership and Think My Truck Will Have to be Repossessed. – Kristi

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              Kristi “Dear Steve, I bought a truck 3 years ago on 5 year loan. Since, my husband and I have moved out of state where I began working for a car dealership. We then purchased a truck for him with my employee discount. The owners of the dealership were then forced to sell the business, and I was hired by ... Read More »

                Fear and Loathing in Debt

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                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 »

                  Green Tree Servicing Debt Collector Sued For Killing Man From Stress and Intimidation

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                  Dianne McLeod recalls her husband, Stanley, getting so visibly upset when the debt collectors called that she had to take the phone away from him. She believes constant harassing phone calls and other tactics eventually killed him. “I think they were a major contributor to his death because of the stress and what I saw it doing to him,” she ... Read More »

                    I Can’t Sleep. I’m So Stressed About My Debt.

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                    I don’t know why but tonight after two hours of sleep, I was wide awake. My solution was to head up to the guest room and watch some television in hopes I would fall back to sleep. No such luck. As I laid there watching the overnight infomercials on the little television I could not help but remember those days ... Read More »

                      Should I Quit My Job Before I File Bankruptcy? – Jim

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                      “Dear Steve, Married 15yrs raising 13 year old. My wife and I have been struggling with credit card debt for quite some time (10-12yrs). All this time, everytime we used credit I had in the back of my head that this is not the right thing to do. We have now decided something has to be done. We both have ... Read More »

                        Dude, I Am Totally Freaking Out Over My Debt! – Margaret

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                        Margaret “Dear Steve, Help! We need serious advice! My husband and I have combined CC debt of almost $50,000. We have never been late on payments, but that is all about to change because we are about to hit rock bottom. In a year we have both watched our credit card scores fall from 748 and 720 each by almost ... Read More »

                          Debt is Dragging Even Me Down, Mentally.

                          Right now it is a beautiful North Carolina day with the sun shinning over a blue sky, birds singing and a gentle breeze is blowing. In some respects it is a tremendous day worth living. But I’ve got to be honest, I’m trying to get in the mood to dive into the never ending requests for help that are sent ... Read More »

                            We Are Sinking Fast And Using Credit Cards For Daily Purchases. – Valerie

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                            URGENT QUESTION! Valerie “Dear Steve, I cried all through writing the question. Situation is that we’ve always paid our credit card bills and always been on time and lately our credit score keeps getting worse and worse. Our mortgage/taxes/insurance costs $3000.00 per month so I don’t want to default on that. Yes, we have remortgaged too many times. Presently, I’m ... Read More »

                              Financial Counselor, Credit Counselor and Foreclosure Counselor Stress

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                              The real world can never understand how much pressure a credit counselor, debt counselor or housing counselor deals with on a daily basis. Allowing your work to invade your walls is easy to do. Those of us who care can find ourselves worrying about the people that turn to us for help and not letting them down. But we often ... Read More »

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