Howard Dvorkin is recognized as a consumer finance expert in the industry. As such, he regularly speaks to major media outlets and news networks about consumer finance. Browse Howard’s latest contributions here to see what Howard has to say about today’s top personal finance news topics. Or, if you’d like to quote Howard in an upcoming piece you’re working on or conduct a full interview, please email [email protected].

Tips for Couples Talking About Money
By: Adriana Morga
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February 14, 2024
|Florida Realtors
“You should talk about money, lifestyle, goals and dreams,” he said. “Because (money) affects your dreams, and if you go into a relationship with debt, your dreams may be altered.”
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How Baby Boomers Stay Free of Credit Card Debt
By: Heather Taylor
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February 5, 2024
|Go Banking Rates
“They’re not usually the type to download the latest hot app, but they have become more comfortable with online budgeting programs that safely do the heavy lifting for you,” said Dvorkin. “Many banks and credit unions are also getting in on the act, offering many budgeting tools on their websites. There’s literally no excuse for not budgeting — because a computer will do the math for you.”
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Are Adjustable-Rate Mortgages a Good Move Right Now?
By: Pete Grieve
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February 1, 2024
|Money
“If you're forced to take a loan out right now, it probably should be a variable, in my opinion,” says Howard Dvorkin, founder of Debt.com.
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3 questions to ask before pursuing debt relief
By: Aly Yale
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January 31, 2024
|CBS News MoneyWatch
"If you have less than $5,000 in debt and a steady income, you should consider whether you can try to pay that off with a little discipline and mild sacrifice," says Howard Dvorkin, chairman of Debt.com. "Debt relief programs aren't free, because those experts you're consulting need to earn a salary, too. So, it only makes sense if you have significant debt, you just can't pay down on your own."
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Is debt relief the right option for you? Here's what experts say
By: Aly Yale
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January 22, 2024
|CBS News MoneyWatch
"Debt relief is a broad term, encompassing a number of solutions," says Howard Dvorkin, chairman of Debt.com. "It's kind of like asking, 'What is a diet?' There are as many ways to shed debt as there are to shed weight."
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Best places to save money and earn interest in 2024
By: Cassidy Horton and Ashley Barnett
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January 16, 2024
|USA Today
“If you have access to a 401(k),” said Howard Dvorkin, chairman at Debt.com, “then that’s easily the most lucrative safe space for your hard-earned cash.”
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