The Debt Escape Plan by Beverly Harzog
Publication Date: 2015-02-18
Winner of the American Society of Journalists and Authors' 2016 Outstanding Book Award in the Self-Help category Praise for Author's Last Book: "Confessions of a Credit Junkie is presented in a conversational tone, without confusion, techno-speak complexity or excessive industry jargon. The book breaks through delusion and naiveté and can, given a chance, inspire even the most wide-eyed spender to avoid the pit of debt that snared Harzog and so very many others. --Creditcardinsider.com If you're in credit-card debt and you're tired of being told that all you need to do is give up your daily latte--and cut up all your credit cards--this is the book for you. Former credit junkie Beverly Harzog racked up thousands of dollars in credit-card debt during a decade of overspending. When she decided she wanted to break free from debt, she found that conventional advice about personal finance didn't work for her. So, Beverly created her own unique debt escape plan and succeeded in paying off more than $20,000 in credit card debt in two years. In The Debt Escape Plan, you'll find easy-to-follow advice, often laced with a touch of Southern humor, to help you conquer--and stay out of--credit-card debt. In this much-needed book, you'll learn: Why a one-size-fits-all approach to credit card debt doesn't work. How to use the Money Personality Quiz to customize your own debt escape plan. The nine biggest debt mistakes and how to overcome them. Seven secrets for giving your credit score a quick boost. how to overcome the hardships of medical bills. How to debt-proof your future so this never happens to you again!