Category: Media Coverage

Pay Off Debt in 5 Years or Less with Help from Non-Profit Counseling – CBS Austin

  • November 29, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Tina Ponder, Partner Relations Specialist Nearly 40 percent of U.S. adults carry credit card debt from month-to-month, according to the 2017 Financial Literacy Survey conducted on behalf of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.For many Americans, breaking the cycle of relying on credit cards can...

Hardcore Strategy To Slash Spending By 50% – Market Watch

Let this be a November your bank account will remember! To curb their total holiday spending, some Americans are trying something a little different: not spending money on anything but essentials in November.They’re calling it #NoSpendNovember and though it’s challenging (no Black Friday deals for you!), many are...

What Happens When You Make Minimum Payments On Credit Cards? – U.S. News

Featuring Jeff Arevalo, Financial Wellness Expert  Making the minimum monthly payments on your credit cards can lead to maximum pain.By paying only the lowest amount required each month, you're stretching out how long it takes to wipe out your credit card debt and paying considerably more interest than you otherwise...

How Not To Lose It When You Lose Money – Stacking Benjamins Podcast

Featuring Kristen Holt, President and CEO & Dusti Young, Partner Relations Specialist Investors. Right when they turn left they turn right. You’ve heard lots of stories about people who’ve lost fortunes…all because they lost their head. Yet one recent publication shows the mindset shift of investors over time...

The Truth About Credit Card Debt Settlement – U.S. News & World Report

  • October 3, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Katie Bossler, Financial Counselor In general, your credit card company wants its money back - all of it. Part of your agreement when using the card is that you'll pay back all the charges you've made, plus any interest and fees that you accrue.But, in some cases, credit card issuers realize that getting...

What Happens If You Don’t Use Your Credit Card – U.S. News & World Report

  • September 4, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Chris Dlugozima, Education Specialist If you have a wallet full of plastic tempting you to spend, you might want to stuff a few of those credit cards into a drawer and stop using them for a while.If you don't use your credit card it will be easier to stay out of debt. But leaving a credit card unused for...

College Grads May Need Multiple Jobs to Pay off Student Loans – CardRates.com

  • August 30, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Chelsee Spencer, Financial Wellness Expert More and more college grads are starting to understand that adult life is far different than their college years. Finding a job can be tough at times, and those new grown-up paychecks don’t look as great when the first student loan bill comes in the mail.Discover...

How to Buy a Car After Bankruptcy

  • August 28, 2018
  • By: Greenpath Financial Wellness
  • Category: Media Coverage

Featuring Sarah Teets, Senior Client Advocate Bankruptcy gives some time and breathing room to pay off debts, or it may expunge those debts altogether. But bankruptcy is not a financial Get out of Jail Free card. It has consequences, and one consequence is that it will make it more difficult—and more expensive—to get...

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