Tag Archives: debt

Money in the News: $900,000,000+ in Owed Taxes, Student Loan Debt, Grandma Meets Kickstarter Goal, 9 Common Tax Deductions, St. Patrick’s Day Money Drain Infographic

The Consumerist writes about 984k people that are owed over $900 million dollars from 2009. A lot of people who fail to file their taxes each year do so because they assume they will have to owe money or won’t … Continue reading

Posted in Money in the News | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Success Story: How I Went form 525 FICO to 780 Fico

If you’ve ever taken time to read our About Page, you’d know that I used to have a pretty horrific FICO score (525) before I started taking my finances seriously. This was around 2005, right when Hurricane Katrina hit and … Continue reading

Posted in Success Stories | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Money Drain: $1,000+ lost borrowing from 401k

Hi all, Sorry for the break there, it’s been a busy money in these parts. But I am back and ready to catch-up on some money drains and success stories! Don’t forget to send your story in! I had a … Continue reading

Posted in Money Drain Stories | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment