Financial insight: Tips to reduce or eliminate high-interest debt

(BPT) - Reality is eye opening: The total amount of consumer debt is more than $13 trillion in the United States. That means if you have revolving bills to pay off loans and other debt, you're certainly not alone.

Having high-interest debt can feel like a big weight on your shoulders that stresses your financial wellness today and impacts your goals in the future. Fortunately there are ways to reduce or eliminate the debt that's weighing you down.