For your enjoyment.
We are starting a new video series called “Ask Steve” to help answer credit and debt questions in a new way. Here is the intro video below and as you can easily tell in the video, my hair has turned grey from the time my profile picture was taken. Personally I think it’s turned grey … Read more
In between writing and research debt topics all day long I get a few moments to look at other things. Normally when I’m looking up things like HUD it’s about Housing and Urban Development. This time I got to spend a few minutes on HUD, a heads up display. As a pilot myself I love … Read more
What do you think, is this video from Morgan Drexen and attorney Stephen Nagin capitalizing on the personal and economic disaster of the BP oil spill to try to sell attorney based debt settlement services? Comment. Discuss. I can always use your help. If you have a tip or information you want to share, you … Read more
Day three brought more weather surprises but also a great pair of back-to-back- interviews from people that were very honest about how they handle money. The first couple was retired and had not planed for retirement until just five years earlier and had never looked at their credit report. They trusted their banker to watch … Read more
Here is day two of the backroads debt trip. While I managed to survive the switchback West Virginia mountain roads in the dark the night before. Day two started with a big surprise, you’ll see.
In 2003 a small team and I traveled across America from Maryland to California to talk to people about money. credit, and debt. After making the trip, before the tapes were able to be professionally edited, my life and the non-profit group I founded changed dramatically and the tapes never made the light of day. … Read more
Here is a television story on debt settlement that aired recently. If you look carefully you’ll notice some of the groups I’ve written about before are included in it. Steve
I’m not quite sure how to describe this video other than to say, “Are you F***ing Kidding Me!” Anyone besides me think this is crazy unsafe with the guy hanging out the window? On second thought, we might be able to solve some of our road congestion with driving down the sides of buildings. Some … Read more
Dateline NBC did a great show about the issues surrounding consumer debt in America with my friend Elizabeth Warren was in it. She is a brilliant lawyer, consumer debt author and an overall good person. It’s worth taking some time to watch all the videos below. The information presented is eyeopening and will be disturbing … Read more
I came across this video of Jay that found himself out of work, foreclosed on, and is now struggling on the streets. While I didn’t tape this interview, Mark Hovarth from InvisiblePeople.tv did and I’m glad he’s out there doing this. Jay from InvisiblePeople.tv on Vimeo. Get Out of Debt Guy – Twitter, G+, Facebook
I saw a tweet from @newmediajim about an interesting project between MSNBC and The Elkhart Truth. These two news organizations are going to provide long-term coverage on the city of Elkhart, Ind. to provide perspective on the national recession. It is a great idea and another interesting media sharing project to help media outlets share … Read more
A video about the most laid back realtor that specializes in dealing with bank owned foreclosure properties in Los Angles. [flash https://getoutofdebt.org//wp-content/uploads/foreclosure1.flv] The struggles of a real family falling behind and facing foreclosure. Their lender was unreasonable and impossible to work with and forced them further behind instead of working our a solution to help … Read more