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In Case You Missed It

In Case You Missed It

Michael Baisden has been promoting the Debt Free Divas all week on his Baisden Live afternoon radio program. We are all still on cloud nine, but working hard to make sure we provide new clients, listeners, and visitors with the attention they deserve. When the excitement settles a bit, we’ll return to blogging. Until then,...

Business of the Week

Business of the Week

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!! I’m trying to blogistically (Is that a word?) recreate the sound which emerged from the Debt Free Divas the moment we learned our little, humble-pie blog was being recognized on the nationally syndicated, afternoon-drive-time, Michael Baisden radio show. Wooo-FREAK’N-HOOOOOO! I think that about sums up our excitement. LOL! If you’re not familiar, Michael Baisden...

Money Smart Week Youth Contest

Money Smart Week Youth Contest

Money Smart Week is an initiative by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to promote improved financial literacy. The week, April 4 – 9, 2011, includes a range of classes, seminars and programs that are generally free and open to the public. Check out the schedule for this upcoming year. Not a Chicago area resident?...

Do u #twitopera????

Do u #twitopera????

The Debt Free Divas are launching our first live-action, Facebook-centered dramedy. The characters are staged, but the stories are ripped from the headlines of everyday life. Follow our hilarious group of Facebook addicts and their fearless counselor – Damus – as they live, love, and stumble through life’s financial lessons. There are no rules in...

Credit Card Interest Rising

Credit Card Interest Rising

Think it’s impossible? First Premier Bankcard is targeting consumers with sub prime credit scores, below 599. They have a new credit card product that has new customers paying 59% interest. That’s not even the penalty rate. What about the CARD ACT of 2009? I hear you. This law only caps interest rates for existing customers....