Help With Debt - Is it Really Possible For Debt Relief Programs to Eliminate 60% of Your Balance?

Mar 1 08:54 2010 Matt Couch Print This Article

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Most of us never question the possibility of getting sixty percent debt waiver until we convert the figure into dollars saved. When we find that we will save more than six thousand dollars on our ten thousand dollar credit card debt,Guest Posting that is when we wonder - is it really possible to get a six thousand dollar waiver?

The answer is resounding yes. The only factor that you will have to keep in mind is to choose the right debt settlement company. Debt settlement is the only form of debt relief that can fetch such huge waivers.

All other debt relief options will fetch not more than five to ten percent discount. You will have to repay the balance amount over long period of time if you want to reduce your debt. That is not much of a debt relief, is it?

On the other hand, debt settlement involves unilateral waiver. Why should lenders offer such a waiver? It does not make sense. Why would anyone voluntarily reduce the debt owed from ten thousand dollars to six thousand dollars?

What if the alternate is repayment of one thousand dollars obtained after few years when the court finally concludes liquidation proceedings and settles the bankruptcy case? When four thousand dollars is compared with one thousand dollars, that will be received after a few years, a sixty percent waiver does not seem like a very big loss, does it?

The recent economic recession has played a major role in the sudden popularity of debt settlement. Lenders saw borrowers opting for bankruptcy in millions. Hundreds of millions of dollars of money was lost because individuals simply had no money to repay the debts.

That is when lenders decided that it was important to keep the economy running than simply pushing more and more individuals towards bankruptcy. Of course, the stimulus package offered by the government too played a major role.

If you have any more doubts, just log onto the web site of the settlement of association companies and others such regulatory web sites. You can also search news web sites for information on the spectacular success of debt settlement programs.

If you are over $10k in unsecured debt it would be financially prudent for you to consider a debt settlement. There are organizations that exist called "Free Debt Relief Networks" that are a great place to start in locating legitimate debt settlement companies in your region. They provide free debt help and know where to locate the top performing debt settlement firms. To get free debt help check out the link below:

Free Debt Advice(http://www.freedebtsettlementadvice.com)

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