Part I: Getting a Grip on Your Finances.
Chapter 1: The Basics of Managing Too Much Debt.
Chapter 2: Facing Financial Facts.
Chapter 3: Adopting an Attitude for Success.
Part II: Going on a Debt Diet.
Chapter 4: Building a Budget.
Chapter 5: Slashing Your Spending and Making More Money.
Chapter 6: Negotiating with Your Creditors.
Chapter 7: Consolidating Your Debts.
Chapter 8: Using Credit Counseling to Get a Grip on Your Finances.
Chapter 9: Dealing with Debt Collectors.
Part III: Tackling Your High-Stake Debts.
Chapter 10: Managing Your Past-Due Mortgage.
Chapter 11: Keeping Your Wheels on the Road.
Chapter 12: Avoiding an Eviction and the Loss of Your Utilities.
Chapter 13: Handling Medical Bills and Child Support Obligations.
Chapter 14: Catching Up on Your Federal Taxes.
Chapter 15: Taking Responsibility for Your Federal Student Loan.
Part IV: Avoiding Debt Problems down the Road.
Chapter 16: Getting Good Credit Back.
Chapter 17: Life after Too Much Debt: Staying on Track.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 18: Ten Great Resources for Dealing with Debt.
Chapter 19: Ten Debt Don’ts.