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  1. You're paying off debt wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | MarketWatch

    ... says Ben Woolsey, president of credit-card advice website CreditCardForum.com. Total outstanding revolving credit card debt reached $873.1 billion at the end of June 2014, according to the latest data from the Federal Reserve, up from $861.5 billion ...

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  2. 10 Smart Ways to Spend $1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | US News & World Report

    ... minimum required distributions once you reach age 70 1/2 like you would with a traditional IRA. 3. Pay off credit card debt. If you come across $1,000, one of the best ways to spend it is to pay off debt, specifically credit card debt. Many personal ...

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  3. Hashtags and Selfies: Scholarships Get SocialRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Newswise

    ... total student loan debt across the nation exceeds $1 trillion, which is more than all outstanding credit card debt in the country, according to a survey by the Council of Economic Education. Today's students have to get creative to shrink those ...

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  4. 3 Financial Goals To Focus On In Every DecadeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Forbes.com

    ... things that we believe make up your financial security-the other two include retirement and paying down credit card debt. So consider devoting about 20% of your take-home pay toward all three goals combined, if it works within your budget. 2. Saving ...

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  5. Store cards can carry higher interest ratesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hispanic Business

    ... fairly quickly. The bigger the balance, the bigger the hit. For anyone needing another reason to get rid of credit card debt, a study this spring by indicated that their mental health may be at stake. The study found that older adults (over age 51) ...

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  6. Pridemore dismisses legitimacy questions Bloggers unhappy with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... against them on file at the courthouse. He told the News Sentinel that a $3,278 judgment against him was a credit card debt and for medical bills dating to 2007 or 2008 related to throat surgery he had while in law school. He said he had not heard ...

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  7. You're paying off debt wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | MarketWatch

    ... says Ben Woolsey, president of credit-card advice website CreditCardForum.com. Total outstanding revolving credit card debt reached $873.1 billion at the end of June 2014, according to the latest data from the Federal Reserve, up from $861.5 billion ...

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  8. Market MoverA Financial Prescription for the GlobeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | American Reporter

    ... exchange for selling us - the taxpayers - a boatload of mortgages foreclosed upon before last March 31, and credit card debt that borrowers defaulted on last year. If there is an underlying home, some day someone is going to buy it from a bank that ...

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  9. S&N Debt Settlement Research Shows Consumers Choose Debt Negotiation over AlternativesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | PRWeb

    Consumer credit card debt is an important component of the American economy and the Fed has released its latest figures.

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  10. Quiz: How valuable are you to credit card issuers?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Bank Rate

    ... he adds. One of the big ways issuers make money off credit cards, especially with consumers revolving less credit card debt following the recession, is through the interchange fees merchants pay to accept the payment method. As such, "the most ...

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  11. The WilliesMAKING 'Sense' of AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... hides of their students. Student loan debt in the United States is now in excess of $1 trillion. exceeding credit card debt. And unlike credit cards or mortgages, bankruptcy doesn't wipe out student loan debt. However, even after you subtract the ...

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  12. .com | How to get out of the debt webRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News24

    ... them. The Best debt settlement companies would not take any kind of extra charges until they minimize your credit card debt, they would solve your problem without engaging any legal representative, but if the individual already has hired a lawyer, ...

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  13. The Cost of Caretaking: ACCC Survey Finds Nearly 6 Out of 10...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | PRWeb

    ... indicated they help financially with living expenses and bills, while very few cited support for paying credit card debt. When it comes to student loans, nearly 25 percent of parents are financially contributing to their child's college debt. ...

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  14. West Virginia editorial roundupRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Marietta Times

    ... to handle basic banking and credit. Many a college budget has been busted by overdraft fees and mounting credit card debt. Public schools are beginning to recognize that much more needs to be done to improve students' financial literacy, but today, ...

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  15. Nashville Bankruptcy Attorneys, Clark & Washington, Discuss Increase...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... with at least one person between the ages of 60 and 64 years old had primary mortgages in 2010. The average credit card debt for U.S. adults was approximately $4,878 in the first quarter of 2013. With debt becoming a common household item, it is no ...

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KNDO

    ... programs like Mint can make budgeting easier. In the United States, 39 percent of people carry credit card debt. Households that carry debt owe, on average, close to $15,000. The interest rate on most cards averages 15 percent, and many percentages ...

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  17. Debt: The big threat to a happy retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | USA Today

    ... The answer is: It depends Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/ViUk5v Debt -- whether it's credit card debt, student debt or mortgage debt - is emerging as a serious threat to a successful retirement for thousands of Americans. Debt ...

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  18. Don't Quit Your Day Job -- YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Forbes.com

    ... fund of three to nine months of living expenses in case of emergencies. If you have high interest loans or credit card debt, consider refinancing them. Peer-to-peer loan providers like Lending Club and Prosper offer you the ability to borrow up to ...

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  19. Should Your Firm Expand Into Debt Collecting?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | FindLaw

    ... tried to collect or obtain a settlement. The business is lucrative -- consumers owe about $872 billion in credit card debt alone , according to NerdWallet. And consumers signed a contract to pay the debt back, so something is coming. But federal and ...

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  20. How to Plug Your Budget LeaksRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | US News & World Report

    ... end up continuing to dig deeper into the hole. But balance transfers are one cheap and fast way to pay down credit card debt. For example, let's say Gretchen has $9,000 worth of debt on her credit card and pays $300 a month at an 18 percent interest ...

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