Tag Archives: credit card debt

Americans went on a spending spree in 2017, racking up the most credit card debt since before the Great Recession. For the first time in history, we now owe more than $1 trillion on our credit cards! Financial advisor Brad Allen talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 to discuss 4 tips for paying off debt:   1. […]

Dinner and a movie is so old school. This year, treat your Valentine to a money date! It may not sound romantic, but spending an evening talking finances might be the secret to staying together; money problems are one of the leading causes of divorce! Setting financial goals will help you both know where you […]

If you finished the holiday season with debt you are not alone! Financial advisor Brad Allen talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about the 5 things you should have in your holiday hangover kit: 1. Make a Plan – It might be hard to see the debt-free light at the end of the tunnel, so start by […]

A good chunk of people have no savings account at all. That’s dangerous territory when the next expensive car or home repair or unexpected medical bill could be right around the corner. Financial advisor Brad Allen talks to Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about ways you can trick yourself into saving. Put your finances on autopilot – Automatic […]

Good credit is the new sexy! One of the latest trends in dating is all about your credit score. That three digit number is becoming more and more valuable. In fact, nearly 40% of singles want to know a potential mate’s credit score before heading out on a date! Financial professional Brad Allen talks with […]

The holidays are in the rear-view mirror, but the credit card bills are front and center! All the fun and festivities can really add up! Many households will be paying off their debt through the winter and even into spring. Brad Allen talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about tips on how to pay off those bills […]