Howard S. Dvorkin is a serial entrepreneur, a two-time author, a personal finance expert, and the Chairman of Debt.com. He has helped thousands of individuals face and overcome devastating financial hardships and avoid personal bankruptcy. His success in the financial industry has granted him interviews by various media outlets over the years including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Fortune, Entrepreneur, The American Banker, Investor’s Business Daily, and virtually every national and local newspaper in the country. He has also appeared as a finance expert on national and local television and radio programs, including the CBS Nightly News, ABC World News Tonight, The Early Show, Fox News and CNN.
Howard graduated from the University of Miami with a Master’s in Business Administration and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from American University. He is a part of the premier group of CPAs that are recognized with the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.
How Millennials Handle Their Money Matters To Us All
In this episode of Dvorkin On Debt, we cover why it matters to us all how Millennials handle their money. From what were once bumbling teenagers have now become masters at handling their finances.
Our Credit Cards Reveal More Than Our Debts
Debt.com's CPA and Chairman Howard Dvorkin explains how our choice in credit cards could reveal more about ourselves. Watch the video to learn more about debt management and credit card options. Do you pay off your credit cards right away? Maybe you choose a card with a low-interest rate.
Can You Go Gray Without Going Into The Red?
Debt.com's top financial expert reviews how to can go grey without going red. What he means by this is how you can grow old without getting into massive debt. If you're 55 and owe more than $55,000 in debt then it may be time to seek professional help.
If I Pay Off My Credit Card, Will My Credit Score Go Up?
Howard discusses why paying off your credit card will be the most beneficial option. Pay off debt and love the difference! Learn from our expert about debt advice and debt management today.
How To Pay Off Credit Card Debt When You Have No Money?
Learn how to pay off credit card debt when you have no money. This is not an impossible task! Get the information that will save your financial life. Don't go bankrupt just because you are in debt. Our top financial expert dives in on how to pay off credit card debt when you have no money.
Can I Fix My Credit Report If Theres A Big Mistake On It? Howard Dvorkin, CPA Answers
Question: I have an erroneous hit on my credit which reduced my FICO score from 840 to 724. The company refuses to acknowledge the error. What can I do?
Quirky Questions From Perplexed People In Debt
This week, Debt.com's chairman Howard Dvorkin addresses several readers' questions that leave out important details needed for him to provide a helpful answer.
Ask the Expert Should I Loan Money to My Kids
You want to help your children get ahead in life, but you also want to make sure they can be independent and live without your support. That makes lending money to adult children a bit of a conundrum. Debt.com chairman Howard Dvorkin explains how you lend money to kids without becoming a crutch.
Ask the Expert How Much Do I Need for Retirement
It’s the age old question and one that can be difficult to answer, but Debt.com President Howard Dvorkin gives you an easy way to figure out exactly how much you should have saved for retirement by the time you turn 35, 45, 55 and 65.
Ask the Expert Debt Collection Statute of Limitations
Just like any other civil suit matter, debt collections have a statute of limitations that applies to how long a debt collector can pursue a borrower for repayment on a defaulted debt. Debt.com President Howard Dvorkin explains what you need to know about these statutes.
Ask the Expert How Do I Save for My Kids’ Education
Student loan debt is crippling young Americans and preventing them from achieving financial stability right out of school. Debt.com President Howard Dvorkin explains options for saving for your children’s education so you can give them a leg up.
Ask the Expert Can I Consolidate My Student Loans?
Debt.com President Howard Dvorkin explains student loan consolidation and explains the difference between debt relief for federal student loans and private student loans. Learn about your options if you’re struggling to keep up with your loans.
Ask the Expert Mortgage Payoff or Retirement Savings
A consumer with extra cash on hand wants to know if that money is better spent on paying off part of the remaining balance owed on a mortgage or if it would be wiser to invest it in order to gain an extra asset for retirement. Debt.com President Howard Dvorkin weighs in.
How Can I Avoid Overdraft Fees?
This week, Howard Dvorkin answers a reader's question about using her bank account's overdraft protection to cover her bills. She is barely scraping by, and has all her bills consolidated into two separate monthly payments to coincide with her monthly pay periods.