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Medical Debt and Bankruptcy

Medical Debt and Bankruptcy

The link between medical debt and bankruptcy has become surprisingly controversial over the past decade. In 2005, then-Harvard-Law-Professor Elizabeth Warren published a study concluding that about half of U.S....




The High Cost of Being in Debt

The High Cost of Being in Debt

When you’re overwhelmed by debt, it’s often difficult to look beyond the “minimum payment due” box on your bills. Constantly racing against disconnection dates, juggling payments, and fielding debt collection...




























Keep Evidence When Creditors Harass You

Keep Evidence When Creditors Harass You

Several federal consumer protection laws protect against creditor harassment. For instance, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act forbids a third party collector from calling after you have retained an attorney to...