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Why Choose A Personal Loan Over A Traditional Loan?

NextAdvisor.com | Posted 05.02.2015 | Money
NextAdvisor.com

All loans are not created equal, and in recent years the personal loan has become a great option for people to use. However, you might be wondering just what makes a personal loan different from a traditional loan from your bank.

Will Your Kids Inherit Your Debt?

Jason Alderman | Posted 11.03.2014 | Money
Jason Alderman

The short answer is, not in most cases. But there are situations where someone could be legally responsible for paying off your bills after death. Plus, aggressive creditors have been known to coerce heirs into paying off debts for which they're not responsible, just to be left alone.

Good News and Bad News About U.S. Consumer Debt

Steve Rhode | Posted 05.25.2013 | Business
Steve Rhode

The Census Bureau has released a new report that chronicles household debt in the U.S. from 2000-2011. The good news is that fewer households are ca...

When Does Home Remodeling Make Financial Sense?

Jason Alderman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Alderman

My wife and I survived two major home remodeling projects and we've got the battle scars to prove it. Here are a few considerations to weigh before you decide to remodel.