Credit Card Debt

10 Easy Ways to Pay Off Your Debt

The average U.S. household has $15,000 in credit card debt. Ways to pay it off involve your morning coffee, unwanted gifts and the ease of online shopping.

4 Ways You Can Earn More in 2014

Cutting costs is a great way to improve your financial health, but paring down your expenses will only get you so far. The next step is to earn more.

10 Reasons Why You're Not Feeling Better About the Economy

The Dow is cruising at new highs, 236,000 jobs were created in February, consumer confidence is up, and Americans are feeling secure enough to take on new debt again. But if you're feeling somehow left out of the party, you aren't crazy. Things are still far from golden.

5 Extreme Ways People Paid Off Their Credit Card Debts

We all know the usual ways people try to save or generate more money to pay off their debts -- but some people go to extremes to escape those IOUs. We asked credit counselors across the country to share some of the more dramatic approaches their clients have used to get out of debt.