10 Benefits of Living Debt-Free

by cccozarks

Written by Beth Mincks, NFCC Certified Financial Professional

  1. Peace of mind
  2. Financial security
  3. Improved marital relationship
  4. Better health and lifestyle
  5. More free time
  6. Emergency fund lasts longer
  7. Strengthened self confidence
  8. Extra money to put towards savings
  9. More money available to invest.
  10. More time with kids and family.

Living a debt-free life means different things to different families and individuals.

Write down what becoming debt-free means to you. Soon you will get a clear picture of what is important to you and how you can reach your goals.

For help finding the best way to manage your debt, reach out to Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS) and inquire about the three-step Sharpen Your Financial Focus program.

CCCS is a local, not-for-profit organization that has been providing credit counseling to the southwest Missouri area since 1969. Policies and procedures are established by a local board of directors and it is fully-accredited as a credit counseling agency with certified financial professionals.