Get Debt Free for Life on January 5

Beginning at one minute after midnight on Wednesday, January 5, personal finance expert David Bach will give away a free download of his new book Debt Free for Life: The Finish Rich Plan to Financial Freedom to everyone who stops by the AOL web site WalletPop.com. The free download offer is good only for 24 hours. If you’ve heard the term “latte’ effect” before then you’ve heard of David Bach....more

The Circle of Debt: How the Poor Get Poorer

If you are financially stable with an emergency fund in place and credit cards paid off, you’ll be able to face expenses that arise without worry. If you are in debt or lacking in an emergency fund, extra expenses mean more than just extra money spent. When you are financially poor and are facing an expense that you can not afford your life becomes more difficult. Stress, worry, anxiety and depression become a daily occurrence for you....more

How Bad Will The Economy Get? Prepare To Help Yourself

According to a published report ran by Bloomberg.com on February 7, 2009, “advanced economies are already in a "depression" and the financial crisis may deepen unless the banking system is fixed, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said.” ...more