Lived Through This

The Art of Getting Into, and Out of, $15,000 in Credit Card Debt

After overspending the advances on my books, I needed a strategy

Illustration: Alex Eben Meyer

JJust looking at this title makes the hairs on the back of my neck stand up and my stomach roil. That said, merely wanting to puke when I declare my debt is progress. Six months ago, I couldn’t…