Differences Between Debt Consolidation and Debt Settlement

As the economy continues to struggle and people with it, I have seen more and more commercials advertising debt consolidation or debt settlement.  Sometimes these phrases are used interchangeably, which generally confuses the average person into thinking that they are one and the same.  Since you read this blog, you are not the average person, but just in case you’re unsure about the difference, let’s cover  a few basic  differences between debt consolidation and debt settlement. […]