5 Surprising Sources of Debt

Unemployment, medical bills, a shopping addiction - these may be obvious causes of debt, but they certainly aren't the only ways people end up in the red.

3 Reasons You Can't Get Out of Debt

Finding yourself buried in debt can be discouraging, but there's hope. Here are three reasons people can't get out of debt - and how to turn things around.

Loan Modifications: Good Idea or Bad?

A loan modification will lower your monthly premiums and stop the incessant phone calls demanding that you catch up on your payments. What's not to like?