The Worst Kinds of Debt

There are a multitude of ways you can get into debt. It’s important to realize that some forms of debt can be extremely dangerous, very expensive and negatively impact your credit score quickly. Other forms of debt can help you build wealth over time, for example a mortgage. Most consumers stumble...

Dealing with Cancelled Debt

One often complex financial matter is dealing with cancelled debt and taxation. Usually when a debt is cancelled by a lender you must include that amount in your taxable income. You must include the debt total as income because you owed this money to the lender then it was waived, so the tax department...