Michele Lerner, The Motley Fool
17 October 2012
The Post-it note still clings to the wall in the Van Dyke home in Buchanan, Mich. Written on it is a single, significant figure: $48,610.
Don't Let Embarrassment Keep You in Debt
Barbara Marquand/FOX Business.com
3 August 2012
When you've dug yourself deep into credit card debt, you might feel like crawling into the hole with your money woes and never coming out.Consumers struggling with debt often feel lost and embarrassed, and frequently hide their troubles from others, according to a recent survey by GreenPath Financial Wellness, a credit counseling service based in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
Consumers can fix credit report themselves
Susan Tompor/Detroit Free Press
10 May 2012
Want to uncover the secrets for fixing a bad credit score? OK. But before you make any move, stop and ask how much is this miracle cure going to cost me?
How to combat 'financial cyberchondria'
19 April 2012
If your finances are floundering or your credit score is crashing, Twitter and Facebook could be to blame. Turns out reading tweets, Facebook status updates and Google+ posts create a whole new kind of stress beyond "is my former high school flame still single?" and "what's my favorite celebrity up to?"
Money Fix: Debt consolidation loans
Sheryl Nance-Nash/Newsday (Long Island, NY)
25 March 2012
In an ideal world, a debt consolidation loan significantly lowers your monthly payment and controls your debt -- but it's not an ideal world.
Blog: Row New York and the GreenPath to Gold
Row New York website
22 March 2012
Blog: Home Mortgage Modification Scams
10 March 2012
Homeowners facing foreclosure have one more thing to worry about: loan modification scams. Normally, homeowners seek loan modifications in hopes of forestalling foreclosure. However, scam artists have seized the opportunity to use phony loan modification schemes to prey on vulnerable borrowers.
How Birth Order can Affect Your Finances
Gina Roberts-Grey/FOXBusiness.com via Bankrate.com
24 February 2012
Learn how your birth order can affect your credit worthiness and finances.