Money Matters

Why You Shouldn’t Hide Things from Debt Councillors

15 February 2011

Debt councillors are actually here to help you, odd as that is for some people to believe, and it’s worth taking the time to find one who has your best interests at heart. If you do find one, however, make sure you’re honest with them about the level of debt you’re in, or you could pay for it down the line…

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Why You Shouldn’t Do a Credit Card Balance Transfer

15 February 2011

Doing a credit card balance transfer is going to be the quickest way for you to get out of the hole that the recent financial meltdown has forced you into, right? Well, if you’ve ever seen the balance transfer adverts on TV then you may be thinking that this is the only realistic solution for you, after all, who wouldn’t want those extra few months interest free, but all is not what it appears to be…

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How to Avoid Credit Card Debt

6 October 2010

How to avoid debt, and in particular credit card debt, has become a major issue in most people’s lives. We’ve discovered, in recent years, that we aren’t always going to have someone there to bail us out if it all goes wrong; so what do we do?

In this article we’re going to look at how to avoid debt from credit cards. We’ll start with why people seem to run up a large credit card debt, then we’ll have a look at how much this seemingly free money is costing us, and, finally, we are going to look at some ways of crunching the credit card debt…

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