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  1. Half Of College Graduates Have To Rely On Their Parents For MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... Credit Counseling, an organization that helps graduates repay debt, found that student loan debt surpassed credit card debt and forced 53 percent of respondents aged 25 to 34 to move back in with their parents after graduation. But graduates are ...

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  2. Why the private sector is so afraid of student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... of student debt are at least 90 days delinquent on their repayments (the percentage is lower for holders of credit card debt and home mortgages). While a bank can foreclose on a borrower who defaults on a mortgage, lenders have no collateral when ...

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  3. United for Women teaching teenage girls about financial futures earlyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... or investment adviser. At the tea, she plans to deliver a presentation about the perils of racking up credit card debt. By using a purchase most teens can relate to, such as a pizza or clothing, Ms. Kramer will show how long it would take to pay off ...

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  4. J.D. Tuccille on the President's Price-Hiking Student Loan SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Federal student loans grew by 20 percent between May 2011 and May 2013, while revolving credit-mostly credit card debt-grew by less than 2 percent during the same period. That's a lot of debt, and growing fast. So what's wrong with the federal ...

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  5. Heinrich: It Is Imperative We Relieve the Financial Strain...Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Below are Senator Heinrich's remarks as prepared for delivery: For the first time in our nation's history, the total amount of student loan debt has exceeded the total amount of credit card debt.

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  6. Buying vs. renting a tough callRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | RecordNET

    ... buy. In the MacArthur poll, some people had to get a second job, stopped saving for retirement or racked up credit card debt trying to cover their housing expenses. I understand that in high-cost areas, families are spending 40 to 50 percent or more ...

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  7. Ana Veciana-Suarez: Student loan debt is Millenials' biggest economic threatRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Estimates put that debt at an all-time high of $1.1 trillion, larger than the onetime bogeyman of credit card debt. In the first quarter of this year alone, student debt increased by $31 billion and that's 12 percent higher than a year ago. No ...

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  8. 12 Tips On Transferring Credit Card Balances That You Won't Want To MissRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Lifehack.org

    ... caps are gone. If your balance is small then this isn't a big deal but if you have thousands of dollars in credit card debt, the transfer fee can add up quickly. It is unavoidable but make sure you know how much will be added back onto your debt ...

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  9. Senate Passes LaValle Bills to Make College More AffordableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | LongIsland.com

    ... (New START) Program, would make it easier for students to pay off student loan debt, which has surpassed credit card debt as the number one source of debt in the nation. Free Community College The Senate passed a bill (S7793) to guarantee access to ...

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  10. Financial & Eco-sustainability Charity Tour:Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | PR Log

    ... will not solve most people's debt problems ." Following the steps they suggest, the average consumer with credit card debt, car payments, maybe a mortgage and a net worth of under $50K - who continues to work - could double their net worth in a ...

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  11. Ask Siobhan: Help needed to find safe home for a cash windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... before deciding what to do with your money. You don't say if you have any outstanding debts, for example credit card debt or an overdraft, but if you do, you might consider paying off some or all of your debts first as this will save you money. You ...

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  12. Don't let these obstacles keep you from enjoying the retirement of your dreams.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Kiplinger Online

    ... that can be tapped when an unexpected expense comes up. An emergency fund can also help keep you out of credit card debt. The less money that goes to debt, the more that can go to savings. Thirty-five percent of all participants in 401(k) plans who ...

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  13. US consumer spending surges in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    - Consumers revved up their borrowing in April, with growth in credit card debt accelerating at the fastest pace in more than a dozen years. Overall credit expanded by $26.8 billion during the month, up from an increase of $19.5 billion in March, the ...

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  14. US consumer spending surges in AprilRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | KDWN

    Consumers revved up their borrowing in April, with growth in credit card debt accelerating at the fastest pace in more than a dozen years.

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  15. Diana Clement: Credit cards hide true cost of spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... way more than $200 a year. Another interesting Reserve Bank fact is that 68.9 per cent of the outstanding credit card debt is interest bearing. That means it belongs to people who don't pay their bill in full every month. The many dangers of credit ...

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  16. Credit-Card Use Surges In AprilRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    American consumers threw caution to the wind in April and ran up their credit-card balances at the fastest pace in almost 13 years.

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  17. U.S. consumer credit surges in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | MarketWatch

    U.S. consumer credit growth jumped in April to its fastest pace in almost three years, the Federal Reserve reported Friday.

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  18. This Credit Union In Disguise Is Helping Poor Latino CommunitiesRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | National Journal

    Neon window signs advertise money transfers and "cambio de cheques" . Sandwiched between a beauty salon and a convenience store, Community Trust Prospera looks like any other check-cashing shop in the largely immigrant neighborhood in east San Jose.

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  19. BestDebtConsolidationLoans.org Reveals That Nebraskans Struggling With...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... unemployment, many of its residents are struggling with debt. In fact, Nebraskans are carrying an average credit card debt of $4,298 per borrower, which does not include mortgage debt and other types of debts. The state's workforce totals 914,830. ...

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  20. Creditcard.com.au survey unearths bleaker budget outcomes for...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... six in ten people, 59.2 per cent, were unable to pay off their monthly balance - a critical golden rule of credit card debt control. Bleyer's verdict: "That is a windfall for the banks and an economic milestone for the consumer since they get no ...

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