Forget Student Loans: Here Are Companies That Will Pay For Your College Tuition

The Krazy Coupon Lady shares 40 companies that will pay for a portion or all of your college tuition! Below are some examples: Chipotle offers up to $5,250 for college costs: Full-time and part-time employees are eligible for the Chipotle Educational Assistance Program. The program provides up to $5,250 in tuition assistance per year, [...]

By |2021-07-01T10:04:16-05:00July 21st, 2021|Budgeting Tips, Credit Tips, Economy, Managing Your Finances, News, Student Loans|Comments Off on Forget Student Loans: Here Are Companies That Will Pay For Your College Tuition

Ways You Can Make An Extra $500 A Week!

Clark Howard shares several amazing and simple ways you can make an extra $500 a week! Start Driving For Uber or Lyft: Driving people around can earn you a possible $15-16 an hour! Ride-hailing services are great for people going to and from the airport, people who do not have a car, etc. All [...]

By |2021-07-19T08:41:32-05:00July 19th, 2021|Budgeting Tips, Credit Tips, Economy|Comments Off on Ways You Can Make An Extra $500 A Week!

Alamo Drafthouse Back After Successful Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

The Hollywood Reporter reports that just months after having to close two beloved locations, the Alamo Drafthouse has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will be opening 5 new theaters within the next two years! Back in March 2021, the Alamo Drafthouse had to file for bankruptcy. Just three months later, the chain now [...]

By |2021-07-12T11:50:47-05:00June 21st, 2021|After Bankruptcy, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Economy, High-Profile Bankruptcies|Comments Off on Alamo Drafthouse Back After Successful Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Alamo Drafthouse Files for Bankruptcy, Two Texas Theaters Will Close

KXAN Austin reports the the popular Austin, TX based theater chain is closing two locations in the State of Texas in response to their recent Chapter 11 Bankruptcy filing. The two locations are in Austin, TX and San Antonio, TX. From the article: Alamo Drafthouse has 41 theaters in 10 states, including six theaters [...]

By |2021-04-15T10:17:41-05:00April 15th, 2021|Bankruptcy, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Economy, Unemployment - Job Loss|Comments Off on Alamo Drafthouse Files for Bankruptcy, Two Texas Theaters Will Close

Can Student Loan Debt Affect Our Nation’s Future Economic Growth?

Students across the U.S. have accumulated so much student debt since the 2008 recession that it now poses a threat to our nation’s economic growth. Americans laboring under the assumption that they could pay back their loans after college are now finding that they have to put off important life decisions like getting married, starting [...]

By |2018-11-16T22:51:08-06:00September 9th, 2015|Economy, Managing Your Finances, Student Loans|Comments Off on Can Student Loan Debt Affect Our Nation’s Future Economic Growth?

The Crisis of Texas: An Economic Downturn

With the upcoming election, thousands of voters in Texas have a variety of woes facing them. This infographic will teach you about some of the big issues in Texas and how they could play a part in how voters react in the upcoming election. Call for a free bankruptcy consultation

By |2018-11-12T19:48:10-06:00September 26th, 2012|Economy|Comments Off on The Crisis of Texas: An Economic Downturn

How The Debt Downgrade Could Impact Your Finances

For debtors filing bankruptcy, the ability to rebuild their credit rating after their bankruptcy discharge is critical to their fresh financial start. But what about the impacts of a sluggish economy and more specifically the impact of America's first ever debt downgrade? How will the S&P debt downgrade impact the personal finances and credit ratings [...]

By |2017-12-13T00:32:23-06:00August 16th, 2011|Economy|Comments Off on How The Debt Downgrade Could Impact Your Finances

More Bankruptcy Filings To Come As Americans Increasingly Rely On Credit Cards

More Americans are relying on credit cards as their wages stagnate or shrink and food/fuel prices continue to rise. After-tax income adjusted for inflation fell 0.1 percent from January through May, according to figures from the Commerce Department. The drop came as Labor Department data showed energy prices rose 8.2 percent and food climbed 2 [...]

By |2018-11-19T20:08:32-06:00July 27th, 2011|Economy|Comments Off on More Bankruptcy Filings To Come As Americans Increasingly Rely On Credit Cards

Bankruptcy Filings Drop, Economy Still Sluggish

The number of Americans filing bankruptcy dropped this year according to a report issued by Epiq Systems which tracks bankruptcy filings. The number of bankruptcy filings in June was 120,623, or an average of 5,483 a day, a drop of 6.2 percent from May, when filings totaled 122,775, or 5,846 a day, according to a [...]

By |2018-11-14T19:19:19-06:00July 12th, 2011|Economy|Comments Off on Bankruptcy Filings Drop, Economy Still Sluggish

Economy Not This Bad Since The Great Depression

It's a bit infuriating when you have a 73-year-old Texas-based furniture chain, Lack's Stores Inc. closing all of its stores and filing bankruptcy while some of our so-called economists have the nerve to claim that the recession is over. In a news release, the 73-year-old company said the action was necessary because lenders are no [...]

By |2018-11-13T21:28:34-06:00November 23rd, 2010|Economy|Comments Off on Economy Not This Bad Since The Great Depression
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