The stories below will help you realize whether you've taken on too much debt and, if so, how to get it under control. If you're too far in over your head, we also explain the basics of bankruptcy, which always should be a last resort.
Warning Signs of Too Much Debt
You're headed for trouble if you pick up these distress signals.
How to Get Out of Debt
There are several steps you can take to ensure your credit rating isn't ruined.
Bankruptcy: The Last Resort
The law doesn't make it easy, and it's not something you should tackle on your own.