Should You Use Savings to Pay Off Debt?

Financial crises! 

John is mired in a truly bad month.  He needs an emergency root canal and his transmission is slipping badly.  His landlord just decided to sell so he needs a moving company quickly and he received a pink slip yesterday when his company was purchased.  His daughter is short on tuition money for next semester and his wife just filed for divorce after running up his credit card balances to their limits of […]