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  1. 3 Smart Ways to Rid Yourself of DebtRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... your existing debt, the cycle will just begin again. As an example, let's say that you have $5,000 in credit card debt at 18% interest. If you pay $200 per month to the credit card companies, only $125 of that amount is actually paying off the ...


  2. How One Man Went From Bankrupt To Borrowing A Million Dollars In Four MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | PR Log

    ... to what people need to know about credit. Corey will explain the reasons you should never settle a credit card debt or pay collection agencies on Conversations LIVE BlogTalkRadio. To hear this interview on Conversations LIVE BlogTalkRadio tune in ...


  3. David Bruce: Time to get financially fitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... Robbins said. "Maybe your family only eats out once a week instead of three times a week." Eliminate credit card debt. The best dollar-for-dollar investment most households can make is to get rid of any credit card balances. The average fixed rate ...


  4. Making sense of leveraging and debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Many expats misunderstand what leveraging, also known as gearing, actually means in the context of their personal financial affairs. The very word conjures up visions of high-risk investments in futures, sub-prime loan packages, complex bank transactions and large collateralised debts.


  5. Forgive Us Our (Student Loan) Debts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 |

    ... 1.1 trillion dollars in student loan debt, which for the first time in history, now exceeds total national credit card debt. Were good intentions sufficient, we might be more confident that the President's efforts to address the college ...


  6. What's the Real Value of a College Education?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... borrowing more money than ever for higher education. Student loan debt in the U.S. is now bigger than credit card debt. Since the recession, tuition and fees have skyrocketed. In Arizona, parents and students have seen a 77% increase in costs in the ...


  7. Survey Shows Americans Are Equally Concerned About Their Waistlines And WalletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... nces in check as a New Year's resolution. So it's no surprise that over half are asking for cash to pay off credit card debt this holiday season. Take a look at the infographic below to see what else is on Americans' list of New Year's resolutions.


  8. Colleges need to start practicing cost containmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... responsibility for the debt. The result is staggering: over $1 trillion in student debt (far exceeding all credit card debt), some five million students in various forms of default and many more who have graduated into indebtedness for years to ...


  9. Top 4 Tips: How to Become Debt-Free Before You Get MarriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | ABC News

    ... might be why some couples wait to get married until they're debt-free. Whether their debt is in the form of credit card debt, student loans or car loans, these couples worry that debt will impact their marriage and their relationship and decide to ...


  10. Climate Change: The last Time California had a Drought this bad Charlemagne Ruled EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Juan Cole

    ... the deficit from the past three years," Null told USA Today . "It's not enough to just pay off this year's credit card debt, you have to at least pay down some of the previous debt!" According to the California Department of Water Resources, ...


  11. Jobs jump in November but outlook remains guardedRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Enter Stage Right

    ... have improved since the great recession-housing and stock prices are up and many families have worked off credit card debt-but those tough times have inspired a new caution among consumers. The official jobless rate is down from its recession peak ...


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

    Dec 7, 2014 | 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 ...


  13. $1.1 trillion student loan bubble? Not so fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... $250 billion, according to Federal Reserve Bank of New York data taken from credit reports. It has eclipsed credit card debt and auto loans to become the largest category of non-housing-related consumer debt. While mortgages make up 69 percent of ...


  14. U.S. Consumers' Borrowing Slowed in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    U.S. consumers racked up debt at the slowest pace in almost a year in October, a sign of cautious spending that could limit the economy's growth in the year's final months. Total outstanding consumer credit, reflecting Americans' debt outside of real-estate loans, expanded at a 4.9% seasonally adjusted annual rate to $3.279 trillion in October, the Federal Reserve said Friday.


  15. Debt regret looms as Christmas tills jingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 |

    ... site and use their credit card calculator to work out monthly repayments. On the average credit card debt of $4200 with the highest rate of 23.5 per cent, if the card user only paid the minimum amount each month at $108 it would ...


  16. Vehicles damaged in Kennewick shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | 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 ...


  17. Suggestions to provide for your financial futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Day

    ... education and maintenance trusts. 2 . Pay off your credit cards. Almost 40 percent of Americans carry credit card debt. This is not good for your financial future. Create a systematic plan to pay down your balances. Don't fall into the "0 percent ...


  18. Lending Club IPO Taps Into Quick-Cash-Is-King BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... companies can turn around a loan request in a matter of days. For people wanting to pay off high-interest credit card debt, remodel a home, plan a wedding or make a large purchase, Lending Club can quickly process loans up to $35,000 at a lower cost ...


  19. 3 Ways to Increase Your Credit Score in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... credit utilization ratio is to apply for, but don't use, a new credit card. If you currently have $5,000 in credit card debt and $10,000 in total limits, by increasing your available credit to say, $15,000, you lower your credit usage from 50% to ...


  20. Rossi: How much your holiday debt will really cost youRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... So how significant is the debt problem today? According to Federal Reserve statistics, total outstanding credit card debt in the United States is nearly $880 billion with the average American household having $7,274 in credit card debt. Remember, ...