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Debt is a trap. It can be serious issue for many Americans. You will struggle to get out from under serious debt. That is just how that works. You will find yourself stuck at a job you hate because of the piles of debt that have anchored you there. If you think that debt goes away in times of a disaster, you are wrong. The people who suffered through hurricane Harvey had to get their act together and still pay on their debts.
Working to eliminate debt is a big deal. Its important that you set a little money aside to assure you can beat that debt back or eliminate it altogether. This article is all about the condition of the average American and the debt they carry.