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Regain Financial Freedom with Debt Management

Whether you find yourself struggling month to month to pay your bills, fear the looming calls from debt collectors or even worry about potentially losing your home or car, it is important to recognize that there is hope. Thousands of Americans face the financial crisis of seemingly overwhelming debt. With the aid of debt management […]

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Slideshow: 5 Options for Getting Out of Debt

Getting out of debt, especially credit card debt can be a very difficult task and the stress that goes along with it can be even more taxing. Credit card debt can lead to issues with relationships and family, and has even been known to cause depression. The average number of filings for bankruptcy by businesses […]

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Survey Shows that Only Half of Americans Have a Savings Plan

A survey we conducted showed that 51% of Americans across the country have a savings plan versus 49% who do not. Positive and negative responses to the question: “Do you have a savings plan?” Age Differences Were a Major Factor Although average responses were almost evenly divided, age played a major factor in whether an […]

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Video: Top 10 Warning Signs of Debt

In our latest video, you’ll find friendly Lisa, and she is going to teach you about the top 10 warning signs of debt. We wanted to figure out a way to educate consumers, and we know that a video can do a great job of that. This video is mainly for consumers that may not […]

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White Paper: What a Certified Credit Counseling Agency Can Do For You

Even though certified credit counseling agencies can save debt-burdened individuals thousands of dollars and prevent years of financial stress, their services are underused by those who could benefit from them the most. In this white paper, find out the different ways that certified credit counseling agencies can help you and your family, whether you are […]

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Infographic: Causes of Debt

When people think of debt, they most often think of credit card debt. However, a significant amount of people’s financial worries actually come from some slightly more unexpected causes of debt. Currently, some of the largest contributors to debt are medical bills, divorce fees and settlements, and student loans. There are other known causes of […]

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Video: Advantage CCS’s Online Goal Tracker Tool

Advantage Credit Counseling Service has released a new video about our free Goal Tracker tool that’s available 24/7 on www.onlinebudgetadvisor.com. We are thrilled to introduce our goal saving/tracking system through this quick demonstration. The two-minute video introduces you to Mike. Mike is your average everyday guy, but he’s not really good at saving money or […]

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Slide Show: Student Loan Tips & Helpful Resources

With US student loan debt now greater than total credit card debt, new graduates need to take their monthly payments seriously and form good repayment habits early on. Some estimates show student loan debt has surpassed $1 trillion nationally, and recent government figures show nearly 10% of borrowers of federally-subsidized student loans had already defaulted […]

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Infographic: 2013 Debt Statistics for US Consumers

Over the past decade or so, debt has been a growing problem for families all across the country. While American consumers collectively owe almost $850 billion in unsecured credit card debt, the average American household credit card debt stands at over $15,000 per family. Other types of debt, including secured debt such as mortgages and […]

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Becoming Debt Free Starts Here

If you're struggling to make ends meet, our team of certified counselors are waiting to help you find a solution that's right for you. No matter what your financial situation may be, remember you're not alone