Originally Posted by OldRightHander
Now I don't know all the math, but for some reason, doing a snowball that way will save you more interest charges over the long haul than attacking everything simply with the largest rate first.
No, it won't. Some people just see a psychological benefit in seeing things get paid off. You pay for that benefit in higher interest rates. But if that's the only way you'll actually stick with the plan, it's better than nothing.