We wanted to pay off $60,000 of consumer debt before our first child was born. It took a few months more, but here's the plan that worked for us.
Five organizations have a proposal that aims to answer how to repay student loans with a streamlined and automated alternative to the complex system of repaying loans.
A careful reading of a new Federal Reserve Bank of New York report reveals some disturbing figures about delinquencies for student loans and an inadequate servicing system.
Beverly Harzog, a self-proclaimed credit-card addict, reveals how she fell deep in debt using credit cards -- and how she got out again.
As a young couple, they were committed to paying off their student debt fast. But they were also living in New York, America's most expensive city.
The Obama administration is proposing new rules designed to protect students at for-profit colleges from amassing huge debt they can't pay off.
A new study shows the average household in 24 of America's 25 largest metropolitan areas cannot afford to pay for the average priced new car or truck.
All over the Midwest and the East Coast, travel agents are being inundated with a simple request: Get me out of here. And those who have left, don't want to come back.
With all the hidden interest and seemingly endless payments, can you truly afford your lease? John Jamieson explains how to save big money on your next car.
In 2011, one couple found themselves $40,000 in debt and expecting a baby. Here's how they eradicated their debt -- and the important lessons they learned along the way.
From the greatest generation to the millennials, Experian has tracked how we're all faring in terms of our use of credit. And some of the details may surprise you.
There are times in life you remember in stark detail. Your first kiss, the first time your heart was broken, or the day you tell your spouse you need to file for bankruptcy.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's new mortgage rules have taken effect. Their purpose: To protect home buyers from the bank behaviors that led to the housing bust.