Personal debt problems can arise from numerous circumstances, including health crises, theft, property damage, or loss of income. These situations are beyond the debtor’s control and arise through no fault of his or her own. But in other cases, it’s our own purchasing decisions that contribute to amassing a burdensome amount of debt, and it’s entirely avoidable.
You’re getting married – congratulations! This is an exciting time with lots of big changes ahead. Right now, you’re probably focused on flower arrangements, hiring a band, booking your honeymoon and registering for gifts. But while you’re planning the festivities, you should be doing a little financial planning too.