Your Wallet: Are you deep in debt? What's your escape plan?

Sep 26, 2014
We want to talk about escape plans. How will you get out of debt?

Your Wallet: 1 in 3 Americans have debt in collections

Aug 8, 2014
According to a study from the Urban Institute, an estimated 1 in 3 adults, around 77 million people, are so far behind on their debt that their account has been placed in collections.

In Portugal, a 'bad bank' saves the day

Aug 4, 2014
Portugal uses a good bank/bad bank strategy to rescue Banco Espirito Santo.

What happens if Argentina defaults?

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Jul 29, 2014
It’s looking increasingly likely that Argentina will default on some of its bonds.

1 in 3 Americans has past due debt

Jul 29, 2014
What what happens if your debt goes into collection?

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Some bond insurers oppose Detroit's bankruptcy plan

Jul 24, 2014
Companies that insured Detroit's debt also made other bad bets.

How much personal debt is too much?

Feb 7, 2014
Consumer debt is rising over all. Financial advisors say we need to keep our personal debt load at no more than 30 percent of our take-home pay.
Taking the pulse of the nation's credit health.
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A year in China: bad air, bad debt

Dec 30, 2013
This was the year of "forced transparency" in China, exposing bad debt and bad pollution.