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April 2013 Archives

Medical problems may have led to banker's financial collapse

When a person finds themselves with debts that cannot be paid by the assets and money they currently have, they may choose to file for bankruptcy to give them a chance to start over. Filing for bankruptcy may help a person in Oregon to recover financially and avoid negative contact with creditors. At times, the person may not have control over the circumstances that created their financial challenges.

Oregon company appears to be struggling with financial woes

When a company ends up with debts that they are unable to pay, they may choose the option of filing for bankruptcy. Although filing for bankruptcy in Oregon may cause the company to close, it could provide relief from debt and stop creditors from pursuing the company for money owed to them. Bankruptcy can also give a corporation a chance to shed some extra debts and get back to a profitable situation.

Some job applicants disqualified after credit checks

For many people in Oregon, credit card debt is a serious burden. Often, unmanageable credit card debt stems from a major life change like a job loss, a serious medical issue or a divorce. When people no longer have the income they relied on for so long, or acquired unexpected debt due to a medical emergency, credit cards become a last resort. Unfortunately, some employers are now performing credit checks as part of their hiring process.

Improve your finances by understanding credit cards

Many people in Oregon know what it's like to have credit card debt. When you don't have to pay for an expense right away, it can be easy to let debt build up. When this happens, you may end up facing a huge bill at the end of the month. If this happens month after month, you could be stuck under a mountain of debt unsure of how to pay it off -- especially if you have other debts to settle. Fortunately, a recent article in Forbes offers a few tips on using credit cards and paying down debt.

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