Personal Finance: Get Out Of Credit Card Debt
David Bach had a good article today with a game plan to get out of credit card debt. If you're looking to improve your credit score, and your personal finances in general, take a look.
I've spent a lot of time teaching Americans how to get out debt. From television appearances to books to speeches, I've tried to proactively address how to fight the credit card companies at their own game.
CardTrak.com reports that the median amount of credit card debt carried by a typical American is about $6,600. But 13 percent of participants in a recent online poll reported balances higher than a staggering $25,000.
Many of these families now have over nine credit cards per household. That's not hard to believe considering that the average college student now graduates with three credit cards.
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