Being a kid is great. Kids are excited by the endless possibilities of life. They’re always looking for opportunities to explore, learn, and grow.
If you owe a debt and have fallen behind on your payments, you may find that a debt collector has been enlisted in a bid to collect what is owed. Your creditor may turn to a collector if its own efforts have failed, a common practice with unsecured debt such as credit card accounts and other consumer accounts.
It is a given that you’ll have enough money on hand to pay your income taxes, right? Try telling that to struggling freelancers and small business operators who find themselves pinched when quarterly taxes are due or when the year-end taxes are filed.
More than five years have passed since the economy tanked and credit is once again easy to get and just as easy to abuse. What is not so easy is getting out of debt, especially for consumers with restricted income and the attendant limited options.