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Don't pull out a credit card to handle your medical debt

One trip to the hospital can result in a stack of unpaid bills, especially since the doctors and the hospital may bill separately for their services. If you've got a credit card or two with enough room, should you clear the debt and pay the credit cards instead?

Know common reasons for disability denial

Obtaining Social Security Disability (SSD) isn't an easy process for everyone. For some people, this will be a long and drawn-out process that includes denials and appeals. In some cases, it might even involve a trial. It is imperative that you take the time to understand some of the common reasons why these applications are denied.

Don't lose any more sleep trying to correct your finances

Many different situations can lead to serious financial difficulties that will require you to file for bankruptcy. You shouldn't feel ashamed that you have to file. Instead, realize that bankruptcy relief is a tool to help you get your finances back in order.

Bankruptcy comes with education requirements

When you make the decision to file for bankruptcy, you might be ready to get it over and done with. This isn't likely going to happen unless you had the foresight to undergo credit counseling in the recent past and asked for a certificate of completion. This is because you are required to have credit counseling before you can file for bankruptcy.