Credit Card Debt Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Deception alert: Sorry, AP, 'sluggish' growth...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... We've got a long ways to go before the balance is tipped in the right direction. Fewer people are piling up credit card debt or taking on risky mortgages. This is a pretty funny one coming from the same people who complain when people can't get ...

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  2. How to escape the medical care debt trapRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... medical bills, according to the Commonwealth Fund. That's not right. There is a real difference between credit card debt and unexpected medical bills. More often than not, consumers who defaulted on credit cards also had other negative information ...

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  3. Insolvencies to remain steady but base rate rise could spell troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... have to pay when base rates rise to 2.5 per cent and use that sum each month to either pay down expensive credit card debt, make overpayments on the mortgage or build a reserve ready to tackle the uncertainties of life.' Last week, the Resolution ...

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  4. Five valuable credit report lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... a section that lists the amount of debt per account. This includes mortgages, auto loans, student loans and credit card debt. Take a close look at the debt associated with each account and ask yourself how the amount fits into your budget. If you ...

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  5. Yes, you can: Five tips to beef up your savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Detroit News

    ... America. While many people haven't taken steps to save an emergency fund, some are increasingly taking on credit card debt. Consumer credit card debt grew at an annualized rate of 12.3 percent in April, the fastest pace since November 2001, ...

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

    Jul 17, 2014 | 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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  7. Tampa Bankruptcy Attorneys Clark & Washington Discuss How Bankruptcy...Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Tampa bankruptcy attorneys at Clark & Washington wish to inform the public of the effects of bankruptcy as related to lawsuits and judgments for credit card debt.

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  8. Tax refund is not a good thingRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | TwinCities

    A friend of mine is the comptroller of a small corporation. As such, she is required to handle all aspects of that company's finances, including payroll.

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  9. Religious aspirants get help with student loan debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | USA Today

    ... out of reach?" Americans now owe more than $1.2 trillion in student loan debt, more than the amount owed on credit card debt. "Two years ago, analysis by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau uncovered that there was more than $1 trillion in ...

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  10. 5 Common Credit Gripes -- and How to Get Past ThemRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... your financial responsibility. Again, pay special attention to paying your bills on time and staying out of credit card debt. These two habits alone will help your score sparkle. 4. Credit reports are full of errors Although lenders and the three ...

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  11. Reduce lifestyle before tapping home equity to refinance debtRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Many families have racked up more credit card debt after they've used home equity borrowing to pay off existing balances.

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  12. 2014 Could Be the Best Time to Buy Your First HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... seeing fewer sales because millennials have become very hesitant to buy homes. Higher student loan and credit card debt than recent generations, as well as a poor job market for younger adults have made the younger generation of Americans more ...

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  13. 6 Smart Things to Do With $1,000 Right NowRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... ways to use that money to achieve impressive benefits and a fair dose of instant gratification. 1. Pay down credit card debt. This should be at the top of your list. Paying off a high-interest credit card saves you money down the road. 2. Start an ...

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  14. Why millennials are money savvyRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... long-term changes they can make to reduce their financial burdens, he says. Clements recalls a woman with credit card debt who ran up a $12,000 credit card bill after losing her job. She always paid her bills on time but didn't realize that her ...

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  15. Debt-relief firms dig a deeper hole for youRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... ways to pay off your debt and how to avoid debt relief scams, go to www.ftc.gov and search for 'Settling Credit Card Debt.' Obviously, I'm not a fan of debt-settlement plans. Seems to me the money you pay the companies could be used to pay your ...

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  16. Catholic group helps religious aspirants pay off student loan debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... of reach?" Americans now owe more than $1.2 trillion in student loan debt, more than the amount owed on credit card debt. "Two years ago, analysis by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau uncovered that there was more than $1 trillion in ...

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  17. Restructuring debt before graduate schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Bank Rate

    ... not-so-good news is that I'll be looking at paying full tuition of about $85,000 a year. I have $20,000 in credit card debt without much in savings. I have $50,000 in a 401(k) plan and $100,000 of equity in my home. The home is worth about $225,000 ...

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  18. Yes you can: 5 tips to beef up your savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... America. While many people haven't taken steps to save an emergency fund, some are increasingly taking on credit card debt. Consumer credit card debt grew at an annualized rate of 12.3 percent in April, the fastest pace since November 2001, ...

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  19. Claudia Buck: Smart tips for what to get gradsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Don the cap and gown, toss the tassel, grab the diploma: It’s graduation season.

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  20. Money Management and Budgeting a Problem in America, Confirms Pioneer ...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | PR Leap

    ... save any portion of their household's annual income for retirement. The same number of U.S. adults carries credit card debt from month-to-month, a number that has steadily declined since 2009. This means one-third expects Social Security alone to ...

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