It’s that time of year when kids go back to school, everything has pumpkin spice added to it, and the weather goes from hot to cold…to hot again. September is also a busy time of the year for dealing with debt and credit issues because getting things resolved before the holidays can be great for focusing on family time.
Our featured blog post this month is about Chapter 13 and why more people do not consider this powerful tool. When a topic comes up repeatedly in our sessions over a short time, we figure it is time to write a blog post and talk about whatever elephant is in the room.
In Equifax news, there have been some updates to the settlement that was recently announced. In short, if you claim the $125 cash payment, you have to certify that you have already obtained credit monitoring or you can switch your claim to free credit monitoring. We were also warned that if too many people select the cash payment, the actual cash award will be way less than $125. Check out the article below for more information.
Finally, our featured video talks about our client experience.
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