If you are one of the many consumers that are dreading opening their credit card bills that are pouring in, know you’re not alone. At this time of year, when we are looking forward to what the new year will bring (never more so than this year!) consumers find themselves struggling with how to keep up with their holiday bills. Even though 2020 was a tough year financially for many, the NRF (National Retail Federation) reports that spending was down just slightly for the average American this past holiday season. This leads us to our question: Can a cash-out refinance help you breathe a little easier?