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Managing Debt

Managing debt can be a major barrier to meeting your financial goals, even if you have a high income. Learn how to understand your debt, move your net worth into the black, and balance savings with paying down high-interest debt.

Featured Articles

4 Ways Women Can Counter The Financial Effects Of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic and its economic fallout are having a regressive effect on gender equality. Here are four solutions that can help women empower themselves financially.

An HR Generalist Making $90k In Minneapolis Wants To Pay Off Student Loans

How this 25-year-old can pay off her student loan debts and balance car payments and more.

3 Tips To Consider Before Paying Off Debt

Tackling any amount of debt is a significant part of financial planning. Here are three things you should consider before building your repayment strategy.

Recent Articles

Managing Student Debt Without Compromising Financial Goals

If you're one of the millions facing student loan debt with no idea how to tackle it, there are options available to you that can help you manage your loans and get on track with the rest of your finances.

Should You Invest, Or Pay Off Debt?

Deciding how to tackle debt while trying to invest can be overwhelming. Betterment’s five-step action plan is a clear strategy to maximize your dollars smartly and effectively.

After Law School: Balancing Student Loans with Retirement Saving

Given the rising cost of education in the United States, new graduates face the challenge of balancing the competing interests of paying off student loans versus investing in other financial goals, such as retirement.

The Truth About Student Loan Refinancing and Your Money

Lowering your interest rate by even 1 percentage point can save you thousands in interest payments over the life of your loan.

How to Manage a Mortgage

Borrowing as much as possible to buy a home may be the American dream of the past, but purchasing real estate is still a big goal for many people (not to mention a good investment). Make sure you're managing your mortgage correctly.