Get Your Financial House in Order - WTVM-TV (Columbus, GA)

Get Your Financial House in Order
Jenyne Donaldson - WTVM-TV/Columbus, GA

9 April 2014

(WTVM) - It's Financial Literacy month, and a finance expert says it's time to get your financial house in order.

A recent study by the Federal Trade Commission shows that almost 55 percent of Americans are not financially prepared for the future.

Recession Lessons Learned - Fort Collins (CO) Coloardoan

Recession Lessons Learned
Sarah Gilbert/The Coloradoan (Fort Collins, CO)

12 April 2014

Isn’t it just like life to teach us the most difficult lessons during the hard times? And yes, we appear to have learned a lot of good lessons from the Great Recession.

GreenPath Acquires San Antonio office - Crain's Detroit Business

Crain's Detroit Business
7 April 2014
Mergers & Acquisitions

GreenPath Inc., Farmington Hills, a nationwide nonprofit consumer credit counseling agency, dba GreenPath Debt Solutions, acquired Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas. Website: greenpath.org.

GreenPath Acquires San Antonio office - San Antonio Express-News

Consumer credit counseling agency acquired
David Hendricks/San Antonio Express-News

26 March 2014

SAN ANTONIO — Michigan-based GreenPath Inc. said Wednesday it has acquired the nonprofit Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater San Antonio, which has helped consumers work their way out of debt since 1984.

Local first-time home buyer education classes see growing attendance - Wisconsin State Journal

Local first-time home buyer education classes see growing attendance
Karen Rivedal/Wisconsin State Journal

23 March 2014

Attendance at local first-time home buyer education classes continues to grow, with nearly 25 percent more people attending last year, or 16 percent more households, according to an annual report for the Home Buyers Round Table of Dane County, which sponsors and mainly pays for the program.

Another Way To Get A Free Credit Score - Paycheck Chronicles

Another Way To Get A Free Credit Score
Kate Horrell/The Paycheck Chronicles via Military.com

12 March 2014

I am always curious about my credit score, but I don’t want to pay for it.  I do check my credit report each year, but I’m just curious about that score.  This week, I learned about a tricky way to have regular access to your credit score.

9 signs your spouse is a financial bully - CreditCards.com

9 signs your spouse is a financial bully
Allie Johnson/CreditCards.com

10 March 2014
 
Many couples argue over money, but what if your spouse yells at you for overspending, takes away your credit cards or even demands you turn over your paycheck? Watch out: You might be married to a financial bully.

Buying Your First Car - USA Today

Buying Your First Car
Hadley Malcom/USA Today

6 March 2014

Between learning how to deal with overeager car salesmen and deciphering new lingo like residual values, buying your first car can be a confusing and exhausting process. To make it a little easier before you walk into the dealership, David Flores, a financial counselor with GreenPath Debt Solutions, answered your questions as part of USA TODAY's weekly Twitter chat series for Millennials. Below is a summary of the questions and answers.

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