15 catastrophic ways being in debt haunts you

first_imgBeing in debt is about more than simply having to pay money back to bankers. The financial burden causes us to delay life plans, and creates stress that affects our overall health.Before you open a new credit card, consider these 15 ways debt can haunt you. Knowledge is power. Get in the know so you can make a resolution to get out of debt in 2016.1. Puts Your Life on the Financial EdgeIf you have as much debt as you can handle and do not have an emergency savings account, you are essentially setting yourself up for disaster. “If anything goes wrong, everything collapses,” said Eric Roberge, a Boston-based certified financial planner and owner of the firm Beyond Your Hammock.This is particularly true if your credit cards are maxed out. When something goes wrong — like the car breaks down or the roof leaks — there are fewer options if you do not have wiggle room in your budget. “It’s like walking a tight rope without a net. That’s really scary,” Roberge said. continue reading » 33SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Premier League action tonight

first_imgIf Sunderland win then Norwich and Newcastle will go down but if the Black Cats fail to win Norwich can stay in the running with a win.After beating Chelsea at the weekend, Sunderland their boss Sam Allardyce says they can’t afford to take a win for granted.There are 3 fixtures in the Scottish Premiership tonight. Dundee host Kilmarnock, Hamilton meet Inverness Ross County play Motherwell and St Johnstone face Celtic. Meanwhile, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp won’t put a time-frame on how long it will take to build a challenge for the League title under him.They play their final home match of the season against Chelsea this evening.Klopp hopes they can challenge at the top of the table in the next campaign.last_img