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  1. CPA: pay credit card debt with home equity lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Click Orlando

    The No. 1 tax strategy missed by consumers every year could save you hundreds of dollars and provide a perfect tax deduction.

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  2. 4 of the Weirdest Reasons People Have Gone Into DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Credit.com

    ... "doozies." Here are some doozies that top the list. A few years ago, I had a client with a large amount of credit card debt . So as we usually do with clients, we discussed the reasons for the debt. He put his chin down, looked away and said, ...

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  3. Energy audits can save you money this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. As we honor our former military personnel, Veteran's Day is also a good time to recognize the year-round attempts to defraud them ...

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  4. Local daycare under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. Identity theft is a crime where someone steals your personal information and uses it without permission, usually to get money. A ...

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  5. The Debt Secrets Every Kid Should KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Motley Fool

    ... Brooklyn-based educational hip-hop video producer Flocabulary shares the sad tale of Melvin , who racks up credit card debt and wrecks his credit rating over Super Bowl tickets. Lana, meanwhile, does her credit card homework and spends carefully to ...

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  6. 4 Non-Juice Cleanses and Detoxes to TryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Shape

    ... you don't put money into an investment account you lose it, thanks to inflation," says Lapin. Saddled with credit card debt? She suggests using the early part of the year to really focus on paying down debt; the longer you wait to pay off those ...

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  7. YNAB vs. Mint: Which Is the Better Budgeting Tool?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | MyBankTracker

    ... that can be helpful for managing your money. For example, you can set up specific goals like paying off credit card debt or saving for a down payment and link those to your accounts so you can monitor your progress. The trends feature lets you graph ...

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  8. Anthropologies/Savage Minds student debt survey: the DebtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Savage Minds

    ... chose "other." Twenty-one percent of people chose "not applicable" for this question. Next I asked about credit card debt: "How much credit card debt did you accrue while pursuing your education?" More than half ( 55%) said they did not accrue any ...

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  9. Must kids pay off my credit cards when I die?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Bank Rate

    ... small home, with no mortgage. This is our only asset. When we die, will our children be responsible for our credit card debt? -- Troubled Tom How big are the balances on the credit cards? I'm a little worried that you're living beyond your means, ...

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  10. Two readers with the same question: Can I afford to retire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Dallas Morning News

    ... limited. I turn 65 in December. My wife turns 61 in November. We are considering retirement. We have no credit card debt and no mortgage on a $675,000 home. We have two late model cars that are paid off in full, and we have $50,000 in our checking ...

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  11. Consumer Reports: How you know if a charity is really givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KIMA

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. Think you're too smart to fall for a scam? That's just what the cons are counting on. According to a new AARP report, "Stolen ...

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  12. OnDeck and Lending Club: How they differRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    ... in short-term, working capital loans. Lending Club started with personal loans to people consolidating credit card debt, and only recently got into business lending. OnDeck carries most of its loans on its own balance sheet. Lending Club acts a ...

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  13. Investing In (And With) Lending ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Investopedia

    ... the role of credit card companies that have been charging average spreads of 2,500 basis points or more on credit card debt. There's plenty of room to undercut the banks and still make as much as 8% annual returns. LendingClub explains the basic ...

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  14. How To Beat Off A Zombie Debt CollectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Investopedia

    ... on the dollar. The oldest and most difficult-to-collect debts are the least expensive to purchase: Old credit card debt can cost just 2.2 cents on the dollar. Debt collectors who buy this old debt get to keep whatever they collect. What they can't ...

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  15. 5 Things Debt Collectors Can't Do To YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Investopedia

    ... agencies cannot issue arrest warrants or have you put in jail, and simply failing to repay a legitimate credit card debt, mortgage, car loan or medical bill isn't enough to land you in jail. That being said, if you receive a legitimate order to ...

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  16. Credit-card debt rising againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A CardHub study on shows that credit-card debt has risen for four straight quarters. The nearly $16 billion increase in the July 1-Sept.

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  17. Real estate, high debt, bad loans the start of a financial crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CBC News

    ... borrowing. We must adopt stricter lending rules, outlaw subprime laws outright, and turn our attention to credit card debt. Regulations are easy to adopt, but it requires political will to do so. Governments often shy away from them, thinking it ...

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  18. On Deck IPO Sees Big Demand But It's Riskier Than Lending ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | TheStreet.com

    ... entered the small business lending space, its chief focus has been personal loans to people consolidating credit card debt. And while anyone can lend through Lending Club, in amounts as small as $25, On Deck's lenders are mainly institutions. ...

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  19. How to Stop Making Excuses and Finally Get Your Finances in OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lifehacker

    ... been special if we had kept our spending under a bit of control. In 2004 and 2005, we racked up a lot of credit card debt. We ate at nice restaurants, bought gadgets, indulged in our collections, went golfing, went on nice tripsa and on and on and ...

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  20. Debt AvalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Investopedia

    ... avalanche works: Let's say you allot $500 every month to retire your three sources of debt: $1,000 worth of credit card debt (annual interest rate: 20%), $1,250 of car payments (6% interest rate) and a $5,000 line of credit (8% interest). For ...

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