Posts Categorized: Credit and Debt

Despite your best efforts, you might face obstacles that prevent you from fulfilling financial obligations and other promises. Suffering from an injury, losing a key source of income, or making an emergency payment can throw a wrench in your carefully thought-out budget. If struggling to resolve outstanding debts, consider writing a hardship letter. These letters…

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At credit.org, we are proud members of the NFCC. They recently published an excellent article about the current eviction moratoria in response to the Coronavirus pandemic, and we are proud to share the article by Matt Ribe with our audience: Earlier this year, we wrote about the “eviction moratorium” created under the CARES Act. We later…

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At credit.org, we’ve worked for years to help a growing number of unbanked Americans. Unbanked people have no checking or savings accounts. Being unbanked leads to extra expenses and difficulties that make managing one’s personal finances riskier; thankfully there are new options to help people without access to traditional banking. Why Some Americans Forego Bank…

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It seems like every aspect of our lives has gotten more complicated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Even preparing meals for your household is no simple matter; you want to avoid extra trips to the store while keeping your food spending under budget. With the world still struggling to contain outbreaks of coronavirus, more people are…

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