Educate yourself about debt before you take it on, and about how to tackle the debt you have. From student loans, to credit cards and mortgages, we help you understand how it all fits into your financial picture.

Should you refinance your student loans?

Use this decision tree to see if this repayment option makes sense for you.

Should you borrow from your 401(k) to pay off credit card debt?

The decision to use a 401(k) loan to retire high interest credit card debt is not as obvious as it may seem.

5 things to know before refinancing your student loans

Arm yourself with the facts before deciding.

Find a better way to pay off student debt

Need help with student debt? Here's a better way to manage it.

Will student loan debt destroy your retirement?

Student loan debt is skyrocketing. How does that affect your approach to retirement?

How late payments wreck your credit

Your payment history is the most important aspect of your credit score, with the greatest weight of any single factor. Learn how to manage a late payment.

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