This is a guide to paying down debt without living like a pauper Millions of people are carrying too much debt, and feeling the pinch. 'Managing debt for dummies' presents simple, practical, and effective methods for managing debt and its impact on personal finances. It puts readers on a 'debt diet' that will help them think about and deal with their money better, stop accumulating debt, and start paying it off. This handy guide includes real-world advice on getting out of the debt hole and getting finances back on track. For busy, stressed out professionals with too much debt but no idea how to deal with it, this is an ideal guide to financial well-being.