Stories about how ordinary people pay off debt quickly can be amazing, inspiring — and somewhat deceptive. These tales often mention the sacrifices debtors made but may gloss over the cost to their quality of life or the misguided choices they made. Becoming debt-free can be a worthy goal, but understanding the pitfalls can keep you from repeating others’ mistakes.
“A government big enough to give you everything you want, is a government big enough to take away everything that you have.”
Starting July 1, the credit scores of up to 14 million people could begin to rise as credit reports are scrubbed of nearly all civil judgments and many tax liens.
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“You can see it in people’s faces that they’re a little horrified that they forget this is what the day’s about. Culturally, we’ve kind of lost sight of what the day’s supposed to mean.”
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