debts

Debtors' Prison Is Back, and Just as Cruel as Ever

To most of us, "debtors' prison" may sound like something straight out of a Dickens novel. But across the country today, predatory lenders are using a legal loophole to manipulate courts into jailing poor citizens who legitimately cannot pay what they owe.

Don't let debt swamp your retirement

Retired seniors paying off debtA friend of mine nearing retirement is looking longingly at a new Harley, but getting financing is going to be a challenge. He's contemplating...