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Debt Consolidation in Nebraska

Nebraska MapNebraska residents, like most of the U.S., have their fair share of debt. While the average outstanding debt balance is typically lower than the national average, thereís plenty of Nebraskans that are feeling financially overwhelmed. A combination of the recent recession, lagging job growth and the housing market are typically to blame for financial woes.

Many Nebraskans are finding that debt consolidation provides the avenue to get on top of their debt and create some breathing room. Several debt consolidation companies work with Nebraska residents to help them find the best tool to improve their personal situation. These companies are familiar with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act that is followed by the state of Nebraska.

Consolidating debt allows the consumer to lower their monthly payments and eliminate numerous creditors by combining their outstanding balances into one loan. Generally speaking, this allows the consumer to get on top of their financial troubles and begin planning for the future. While Nebraskanís have approximately $4,000 less in outstanding loans than the national average this doesnít mean that all residents are immune to financial struggles. Many are barely making the minimum monthly payments on their credit cards and living paycheck to paycheck, which can be a vicious cycle.

Getting assistance from a debt consolidation expert is the first step in managing burdening debt. Several of these companies are not only able to provide a solution to the current problem but provide assistance on how to best manage finances going forward. Saving for college tuition, a new home and eventual retirement can be a likely goal for someone who gets the proper assistance.


Capitol Digest: State tax collections $35 million lower than expected for the year

Tax collections. Clouds hovered over the state budget as state tax receipts fell short of expectations for a fourth straight month in January. The Nebraska Department of Revenue released a report Thur...

Published:  Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:04:00 GMT

Battles begin over proposed tax changes in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (WOWT) --Dozens of Nebraska business owners are going toe-to-toe with lawmakers wondering why they're being singled out to help fix the state's tax mess. Lawmakers are trying to create n...

Published:  Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:49:00 GMT

Supporters, opponents speak out on $700 million property tax relief plan

"It's time we revisit our revenue streams. We need a more and fair and balanced tax system. We need to adequately fund our K-12 schools," Nebraska Farmers Union president John Hansen said. But Bryan S...

Published:  Thu, 14 Feb 2019 22:33:00 GMT

Nebraska craft brewers fight against beer tax proposals

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's craft brewers are in a froth over two bills that would increase the state's excise taxes on beer to the highest in the nation. Lawmakers sponsoring the proposals say th...

Published:  Sat, 02 Feb 2019 15:44:00 GMT

Clause in Nebraska bill brings up sexual discrimination debate

It would allow the Nebraska Educational, Health and Social Services Finance Authority to issue tax-exempt bonds for private cultural institutions, in addition to the private not-for-profit ...

Published:  Thu, 14 Feb 2019 13:45:00 GMT

Nebraska senator amends tax relief proposal

LINCOLN - A Nebraska senator has proposed an amendment to his proposed tax relief bill. Senator Tom Briese of Albion tells News Talk WJAG the amendment would remove the per gallon excise tax on ...

Published:  Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:34:00 GMT

Nebraska bill to discourage property tax windfalls advances

LINCOLN, Nebraska (AP) - A bill that would make it harder for local governments to collect a property tax windfall when home and land values rise has won first-round approval from Nebraska ...

Published:  Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:56:00 GMT

Nebraska employers to pay less in unemployment taxes in 2019

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska businesses will pay less unemployment insurance taxes this year than they did in 2018. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Monday that the average tax rate for the year is 0.7 p...

Published:  Mon, 04 Feb 2019 22:32:00 GMT

Nebraska considers kicking its habit of recall elections

Stahr denied the accusations. York city officials have been struggling with a major budget crisis that led to tax increases and cuts in services. Nebraska is one of at least 29 states that allow voter...

Published:  Fri, 15 Feb 2019 03:27:00 GMT

Property Taxes, Trade, Broadband, Among Nebraska Farm Bureau 2019 Policy Priorities

The Nebraska Farm Bureau Board of Directors have set the organization's policy priorities for 2019. Reducing Nebraska's overreliance on property taxes, expanding markets for agricultural ...

Published:  Wed, 06 Feb 2019 13:12:00 GMT

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