Financial Challenges Spur Non-Discretionary Debt

There has been a lot of talk lately about the nation’s financial recovery. Though things certainly seem to be getting better, it is not a perfect picture. In fact, some statistics have experts worried. For example, the average auto loan term period reached 66...

Financial Challenges Cause Near Foreclosure for Tennessee Woman

Since the economic recession hit, many Tennessee residents have suffered significant financial challenges. When a family is living day-to-day without a reserve of emergency funds, any little setback can be devastating and quickly create a ripple effect of hardship....

Feds Turn To Wage Garnishment To Collect Unpaid Student Loans

It’s no secret that a college education is expensive in Tennessee. The costs of higher education have been increasing throughout the nation for some time. However, for many residents a college degree is the only way to ensure that they can get a job. But, in...

Tennessee Foreclosure Rate Down In First Quarter Of 2014

A recent report suggests some promising news for Tennessee’s economy. According to this report, the foreclosure rate in the state is at the lowest it has been since before the 2008 recession when the housing market collapsed. Specifically, the report by the...

Many Tennessee Residents Struggling To Manage Their Debt

Many people want to believe that the economy is getting stronger every day. And, some data has shown improvement in the economy since the end of the recession. However, many Tennessee residents are still struggling to meet their financial obligations each month....