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America Saves Week 2016 | Daily Savings Focus: Pay Off High-Interest Debt

Posted: February 27, 2016

Saturday, February 27: Pay Off High-Interest Debt

With planning, discipline, patience, and maybe some outside help, almost anyone can reduce their debts and start to accumulate wealth. Find places to cut your spending so that you can pay down your debts faster and find places to trim your expenses.

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