If you don’t think the first week of the year is a tough one, you must be from another planet. After all the celebrating, gifting, shopping, overindulging and family gathering, you can’t but experience a rude awakening once you are back to “normal”. Financial realities hit you the hardest this week, especially if you were already in debt before the holidays.
The good news is, consumers are becoming savvy financially and committing themselves to getting out of debt. More than ever, resources are readily available for individuals to make the right decisions around managing debt. Companies like Lending Club, Mint, Perkstreet Financial, SmartyPig and CreditKarma are leading the way in providing innovative products to help you manage credit score, track budget, pay off debt and live debt free.
In addition to innovative financial products, an unprecedented amount of personal finance advice is accessible via blogs and traditional media. In the spirit of the Shred Your Credit Card contest, the following 12 blogs stand out as extraordinary resources to help you out of debt by providing timely, relevant and useful content and tools to get you ahead of it.
We took the liberty to select 3 articles that represent the best get-out-of-debt advice from each blogger. Enjoy:
Bible Money Matters
Debt Free Adventure
Enemy of Debt
Free From Broke
Get Out Of Debt Guy
Man vs. Debt
One Money Design
The Digerati Life
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