10 Signs You May Need Credit Counseling

Written by Jeremy Zongker

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When you discover that you have more credit cards then you need, know that this is one ofrepparttar 10 signs you may need credit counseling. You have more cards then you need because youíre trying to pay an existing card withrepparttar 149171 cash advances obtained from other new cards. Another situation that could indicate you needrepparttar 149172 advice of an expert is when youíre constantly charging monthly more than you pay. If this isrepparttar 149173 first sign of financial trouble many people will try to work it out on their own by working overtime or taking a part time job. As we said before, ifrepparttar 149174 situation is for a short period of time and you manage to get out of trouble all is fine but if it continues for a longer period this is another sign that you may need credit counseling. Also, if you start getting letters or phone calls about late bill payments, you should be worried at once.

These 10 signs you may need credit counseling do not appear all at once; in time, one afterrepparttar 149175 other, they will eventually appear. But it is mostly important to recognize them all, admit you have a problem and ask for help. There are situation in whichrepparttar 149176 signs mentioned before appear at a certain moment butrepparttar 149177 person in trouble cannot see them or refuses to see them. More than that, people in financial trouble donít know how much they owe and donít want to find out. This is another sign that financial counseling is needed. The situation could get worse in case all this financial problems are not made known torepparttar 149178 spouse as well. And, sometimes, when trying to hide such a bad situation, people in trouble are using their savings to pay offrepparttar 149179 monthly bills.

The best advice for people that are experiencing this kind of trouble is to not let allrepparttar 149180 signs accumulate. When few of them appear and repeat themselves for a longer period of time, wise people should ask for advice from a financial expert that will surely have few options to get them out of debts.

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A Beginner's Guide to Sell Your House

Written by Andrew L

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* Advertising your home, if you're selling it yourself. This could easily run into hundreds of dollars, depending onrepparttar methods you choose. * Realtor commissions - typically 6% ofrepparttar 149102 selling price. *Closing costs, including attorney and other professional fees * Excise taxes onrepparttar 149103 sale * Property taxes and any homeowner association fees

Take Care Of Any Needed Repairs

If you've been putting off gettingrepparttar 149104 driveway fixed, repairingrepparttar 149105 roof or any other needed repairs,repparttar 149106 time to do it is now, before you put your house onrepparttar 149107 market. Some repairs, left undone, will prevent your home from selling at all and others will bring your asking price down. Replacing broken roofing tiles, loose gutter shoring and other minor but unsightly problems will make your house that much more saleable.

Get Your House Looking Its Best

Selling forrepparttar 149108 price you want depends on how appealing your house is. Take a good, hard look at your house, inside and out. Trim bushes, mow lawns, plant a flower bed. Something as simple as giving your siding and windows a good scrub down can freshen its look immensely.

Here are some other things that increaserepparttar 149109 chances of your house selling quickly:

* A fresh coat of paint, or just touching uprepparttar 149110 trim * Freshly painted interior walls * New carpet or flooring in common rooms likerepparttar 149111 kitchen or bathroom

Have A Garage Sale

Get rid of allrepparttar 149112 accumulated clutter and pocket a little profit atrepparttar 149113 same time. That collection of kids' bikes inrepparttar 149114 garage may be a storehouse of memories to you, but to a prospective buyer they're just clutter - and they will make your garage look smaller. Clear away as much clutter as you possibly can. When you're ready to show your house, it should be as close to move-in condition as possible. The more easily a buyer can picture their own family inrepparttar 149115 house,repparttar 149116 more likely they will be to buy.

Andrew is the web owner of "Home Buying and Home Selling Tips: How to buy a house and sell house fast", a website that provides informational guide on home buying, selling house, home mortgage loan, foreclosure home, real estate investment, and more.

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