Ouch! House Payment 3/4's of Income

Excerpt: Dear Dave, I'm about to get a settlement of $35,000 from an auto accident. Do you think we should use it to pay down our mortgage, or save it, sell the house and try to find something cheaper? Together, we bring home about $3,200 a month, and our monthly mortgage payment is $2,400. We also have about $5,000 in credit card debt, plus medical bills from the wreck.

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