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May 30, 2014
TV ads often promise to get you out of debt for free. But are any of them legit?
Apr 21, 2014
To find wealth in the U.S., take a look at the top 0.1 percent.
Mar 25, 2014
How are millennials handling student debt and the difficulty of securing employment?
Feb 21, 2014
It's quiet, but not gone
Feb 19, 2014
Consumer debt is up, particularly among young adults. Is this a good sign?
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.
Feb 5, 2014
There are a million get-rich schemes out there, but here's one of the oldest: borrowing.
Jan 7, 2014
Economic historian John Steele Gordon describes the only time in American history that a president erased the federal debt.
Nov 27, 2013
This time of year, some lenders send out offers to let you "skip a payment."
Oct 17, 2013
There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.