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  1. Steps to saving for a down paymentRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2013 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... challenging to save money for a home when you are juggling other expenses like rent, car payments and even credit card debt. These tips can help you achieve your dream of home ownership. Open a dedicated savings account. It is easier to track your ...


  2. Boost savings for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    ... raises each year, he said. You can do the same with bonuses or tax refunds. * Pay off high-interest rate credit card debt. If you are paying 18 percent interest on credit card debt, "that's eating a hole in your pocket," Sweeney said. It's ...


  3. Dave Ramsey: Playing 'Financial Russian Roulette'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... both facing now is this: If her company ever shuts down, there's a good chance you guys are stuck with credit card debt. Years ago I had a client who was working for a company, and he'd run up travel and business expenses on his American Express ...


  4. Millennials confident about market, but face challengesRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... of Gen X buyers age 34 to 48 had delayed buying, with 35 percent citing student debt and 46 percent citing credit card debt. The median age of these young home buyers was 29, their median income was $73,600 and they typically bought an ...


  5. On Native GroundATTACKING Higher Ed: Good Politics, Bad Public PolicyRead the original story

    Jan 10, 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 ...


  6. What Is Credit Card Churning?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 |

    ... rewards, APR, annual fee, credit score, and more! Compare Credit Cards Now. Needless to say, those who have credit card debt , or have trouble controlling their spending should not even consider signing up for reward credit cards just to earn a ...


  7. On the fly: 'The Double-Daring Book For Girls'Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2009 |

    ... resolutions. As for myself, I've got plenty: learn Italian, master my digital SLR, pay off that pesky credit card debt...the list goes on and on! And of course, new adventures are always high on that ever-growing list, so I was thrilled to come ...


  8. How Capital One's Credit Tracker Tool Educates CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | MyBankTracker

    ... may use Credit Tracker to simulate how their TransUnion credit score would change if he or she paid off all credit card debt. The simulator contains a wide array of credit events that could have an impact on creditworthiness, including balance ...


  9. 20 ways Americans are blowing their moneyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... surprise you! Make it a challenge, and pick at least one item to cut back on. Currently, the average credit card debt per U.S. household is $15,270, and in total, Americans owe $856.9 billion in credit card debt, based on American Household Credit ...


  10. 1 in 3 have more credit card debt than savingsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | MSN Money

    A recent survey by found that nearly 30 percent of Americans have more credit card debt than they have in savings.


  11. What's your approach to personal finance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... path toward earning more! Do you have any debt? If so, what for and how much? I have a couple thousand in credit card debt I ran up over the summer when I was unemployed, for necessities like food and transportation. I used my savings on bills that ...


  12. Borrowers paying mortgages over credit cards againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    A growing number of borrowers are paying off their home loans before their credit card debts, reversing a trend first seen in September 2008, according to a TransUnion study that examined the delinquency rates of borrowers with mortgages, auto loans and credit card debt.


  13. Getting Out of Debt Advice From Around the WebRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Kiplinger Online

    ... And check out 10 Reasons You're Still Broke for more ways to get out of a financial rut. A Way to Look at Credit Card Debt That Should Scare You in to Beating It [20Somethingfinance] "Every dollar you spend or allocate to ANYTHING other than paying ...


  14. Savings vs. debt for short-term gap-stoppingRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... booster and safety blanket. But which is best to avoid--gutting a savings account, or getting back into credit card debt after a decade of clawing out of it? *And that selling things, borrowing from family, getting a second job, negotiating interest ...


  15. Quality of life shouldn't depend on financial stateRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    Dear Annie: I am 60 years old and feel that I have accomplished next to nothing.


  16. 5 simple steps to creating a budgetRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... a second car. 3. Establish financial goals. Separate goals into short-term (which may include paying off credit card debt or saving for a down payment on a home) and long-term (such as saving for retirement or your child's college education). ...


  17. Ten financial tips for 2010: tip #1 debt comprehensionRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2010 |

    ... your list of current debt create two categories. The first category should be 'revolving accounts' such as credit card debt. The other category should be things like a home mortgage or a car payment. These are debts with a standard monthly payment ...


  18. Make Smaller, More Frequent Credit Card Payments to Reduce InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Lifehacker

    When you have credit card debt, it's an uphill battle to get rid of it because the longer it exists, the more interest you have to pay.


  19. MoreRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | 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 ...


  20. 3 Top Consolidation Loan Companies in Baton Rouge, Louisiana...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    Best Debt Consolidation Loans provide residents of Louisiana with a list of the top consolidation loan companies in the state.