Personal Finance: Getting a Grip on Debt

Despite a topsy-turvy economy, there are ways to take control of your finances if you're drowning in debt. NPR's Tony Cox gets answers from Luther Gatling, president and chief executive of Budget and Credit Counseling Services, and Lynnette Khalfani, veteran financial news journalist and author of the book Investing Success: How to Conquer 30 Costly Mistakes and Multiply Your Wealth.



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