Debt Archives | Beth Kobliner

Personal Finance Basics

Now that you can talk the talk, you need to walk the walk. Here you’ll find advice on everything from paying off debt to improving your credit score to ramping up your saving.

Debt


How to get your first credit card

What to do if you keep hitting dead ends at the bank.

Should you freeze your kid’s credit for free?

The pros and cons of protecting their future credit.

Credit card tips for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

At one point in 2016, Brett Kavanaugh had three credit cards, each carrying between $15,000 and $50,000 of debt.

Student debt seems to be giving way to parent debt. Here’s what to do about it.

What to do and what to avoid when paying for your kid’s college education.


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