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Katie Bryan · 30 July 2012

Painless Ways to Pay off High Interest Debt

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Debts

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Recovering from Overwhelming Debt

Katie Bryan · 17 July 2012

Paying Down Debt

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Dig Yourself Out of Debt Action Plan

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Help Me With Debt: Where to Get Help

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How Do I Get Out of Debt?

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What is Debt and Why is Too Much Debt Costly?

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Don’t Increase Debt During the Holidays

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Get Out of Debt

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The Gift of Homeownership

Quaneka Willis, a single mother of three children, was receiving rental assistance through the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee when she decided to take control of her finances. So, in September of 2013 she attended the Make Your Money Talk program and pledged as a Wisconsin Saver. In less than 12 months, she had maximized her savings and was beginning the process of purchasing her first home.


Another Dream Realized

Mary Brown was already a disciplined individual when she came to Wisconsin Saves coordinator Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC) in last summer. She had successfully completed her bachelor’s degree with the assistance of her husband and son, and was now ready to tackle her next big dream – homeownership.


Transforming “I Can’t Save” to “I Will Save”

You will not believe what it took to completely change my life. About three years ago, the HR Administrator of the corporation where I worked (as a temp with no benefits) forwarded an email to me. Fifteen seconds. One small act of kindness. That's it - that's all it took!