debt

From Debt to Prison, in Five Terrifyingly Easy Steps

The concept of debt is so ingrained in the way things have always been that it’s even managed to seep its way into religious discourse….

The ‘Churners’ Who Risk Debt to Burn Through Credit Cards and Rack Up Points

When Erik’s wife began flying around the country for various medical residency programs, the 31-year-old Ohioan figured it’d be a good idea to open up…

Can Expensive Budgeting Apps Really Help Pull You Out of Debt?

When I first moved to Chicago, jobless and in debt, I opted to take advantage of my charitable friends by sleeping on their back porch…

How Student Loan Debt Is Destroying Marriages

Money has been ruining monogamy for a long time, but that’s usually been about credit card debt or compulsive shopping. That’s still true: If you…