Debt can feel scary. Between the seemingly endless payments, the possibility of bankruptcy, the potential for negative net worth, and the general unease of owing money; it’s just not fun. But should you pay off your debts early? If so, which loan should you pay off first? Or should you set aside savings instead?
On June 29, I wrote of the demise of my trusty 1999 Ford Escort wagon. I’d had it for a long time—when I bought the car the dealer took a picture of me and my now-college-age daughter, and she was about 5 at the time. When I wrote Part I of this subject, I thought I’d […]