Credit Card Debt Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Man tries to rob Jack in the Box at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. Falling for a scam has little to do with intelligence because con artists appeal to the emotional part of the brain, which can ...

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  2. Will tuition ever stop increasing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... numbers mean that total student loan debt in the U.S. ballooned to $1.2 trillion, eclipsing the amount of credit card debt Americans hold. This trend is not slowing down, with an additional $110.3 billion borrowed in 2012-2013, according to the ...

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  3. Treat mortgage process like obstacle courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... that you pay credit cards down to zero and close the accounts when trying to qualify by reducing your credit card debt. The bigger issue is the hit to your credit scores when you close accounts, Gerri Detweiler, director of consumer education at ...

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  4. 5 foolish things people do when they're brokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... debts, of course, may be unavoidable, and some - think student loans, mortgage debts, and responsible credit card debt - may even be practical. But taking on more debt than you can handle is asking for trouble. Many people who are broke still take ...

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  5. Credit card debt boosts borrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Journal Gazette

    WASHINGTON U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in September with gains in credit card debt and auto and student loans.

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  6. Budgeting for Christmas will help you avoid financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... - and this needs to be factored in when working out if they are worth having. Anyone paying interest on credit card debt may be able to reduce their outgoings by transferring it to a zero interest card. Barclaycard Platinum is offering 34 months ...

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  7. Consumer Reports: Who's tops & bottom for outlet shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | 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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  8. Man admits A 300,000 fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... in the late 1990s. It was a difficult time economically. In the first few years he built up a pretty huge credit card debt. It did not fund a lavish lifestyle. He has only had one holiday in seven years. "That is what led him to going down this ...

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  9. Walla Walla Roads UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. Romance cons are big business, costing an average loss of more than $10,000 per victim in the U.S. Scammers know how to make a ...

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  10. Tri-Cities preterm birth rates are higher than state averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. Washingtonians are incredibly generous people. Many of us give money to help those in need. Unfortunately, people can be ...

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  11. U.S. Consumer Credit Growth Picked Up in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    A woman slides her credit card to buy gasoline in San Francisco. Total outstanding consumer credit, excluding mortgages and other loans secured by real estate, rose in September.

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

    Nov 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 ...

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  13. Business HighlightsRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... until mid-2015. WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in September with gains in credit card debt and auto and student loans. The Federal Reserve says overall borrowing rose $15.9 billion following a $14 billion gain in August ...

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  14. Man Who Dug His Way Out of $30,000 Debt Shares AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Black Enterprise

    ... on the former. That was my wake up call. First, you have to commit to doing something about it. Know that credit card debt does not have to be a permanent part of your life. Once you accept that, the process becomes much easier. Next, get yourself ...

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  15. Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Jackson Heights News

    Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a... Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts.

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  16. Debt-ridden Cumbrian farmers struggle to put food on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Cumberland News

    ... worrying is that the severity of the cases is not being revealed. Our welfare people are dealing with huge credit card debt and general finances. "We are horrified to discover that many families are turning to payday loans with crippling interest ...

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  17. Domestic violence victims battle banks after spouses damage creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... to start over." In an effort to maintain control, abusers often ruin their victim's credit by racking up credit card debt or overdrawing their bank accounts, said Kim Pentico, a senior economic justice specialist at the National Network to End ...

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  18. Infographic: Bankruptcy in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... thing found in studies is that nearly 50 percent of bankruptcy filings are because of medical bills. Yep! Credit card debt is a big debt to have. However, bankruptcy debt passed credit card debt easily. Although many people may not know what they ...

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

    Oct 31, 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 ...

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  20. Richland cracks down on code enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to pay their bills, but beware: a growing number of scammers are targeting consumers with significant credit card debt. You've seen the ads all over the Internet and on television. "Lose the love handles," "shed weight fast," "Drop 10 pounds in a ...

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