Credit Card Debt Newswire

Credit Card Debt Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Credit Card Debt.

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  1. Credit Card Delinquencies SoarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... a substantial $26 billion from the third quarter of 2017. Debt is not necessarily bad, even high-interest credit card debt, as long as it's managed well. Unfortunately, Federal Reserve data also shows a general increase in credit card delinquencies. ...

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  2. Fraud Watch: Being ready for robocallsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    You pick up the phone and hear: "Congratulations, you are eligible for consolidation of your credit card debt at a fantastic low interest rate," or "This is the IRS calling to notify you that there is a problem with the tax return you recently filed," or "Congratulations. You won an expense-paid cruise in the Caribbean."

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  3. Your Funds: Can holding cash beat paying off debts?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... an emergency fund. With the birth of their son, however, they had a few unexpected expenses and racked up credit card debt for the first time as a couple (Jeff had some previous debt that he had paid off prior to marriage.) Now they have roughly ...

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  4. Rich House Poor House: Couple pay off parents-of-two's A 11K debtRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... them they wanted to help them get out of their debt A couple who had spiralled into A 11,000 worth of credit card debt, were left stunned when they discovered it had been paid off by a generous family they had swapped lives with in a Channel 5 TV ...

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  5. Americans in these cities rack up the most credit card debtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    A new study by CompareCards ranks the 30 largest metros in the U.S. by how much their credit card balances rose in 2017. Credit card balances grew in 20 of the 30 metros analyzed, ranging from 6% to 9% per metro.

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  6. Opening a Credit Card With My Father Messed Up My Finances For YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lucky

    ... dollars. And a 2015 National Debt Relief showed 63% of women between the ages of 18 to 64 reported have credit card debt, as opposed to only 36% of men. In a way, the odds were stacked against me. But when I left Florida to go to graduate school in ...

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  7. Pruksa touts better Q1 resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    ... she said. The lower household debt was attributed to the end of the first-time car buyer scheme and lower credit card debt, Mrs Supattra said. Last year, household debt dropped to 77.5% of GDP from 80% in 2016 and 81.6% in 2015. This trend should ...

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  8. Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams is $200,000 in debt. She's not aloneRead the original story

    Yesterday | WAAY

    ... credit cards worked. Years later, when she graduated from Yale Law School, she was deep in student loan and credit card debt. She says she dug in and managed to pay off her credit cards. But then tragedy struck her family. made decent money. So she ...

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  9. Next Steps for Admitted MBA StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The GMAT Club Journal

    ... to keep this part of your professional network intact. Set up a budget: Get your finances in order, avoid credit card debt, and save, save, save as much as you can in the months before school starts. Now is the time to forgo unnecessary purchases ...

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  10. Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams is $200,000 in debt. Shea s not aloneRead the original story

    Yesterday | WABC-AM New York

    ... credit cards worked. Years later, when she graduated from Yale Law School, she was deep in student loan and credit card debt. She says she dug in and managed to pay off her credit cards. But then tragedy struck her family. Hurricane Katrina left her ...

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  11. Automatic savings app Digit will now let you passively pay off your credit card debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TechSpot

    ... the app is taking things a step further. Starting today, Digit will let users automatically pay off their credit card debt using the new "Digit Pay" feature. To use the feature, you simply need to sign up for Digit, register one or more credit card ...

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  12. Government accuses LendingClub of misleading borrowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | American Banker

    LendingClub, the Silicon Valley firm that blazed a trail in digital lending, has long contended that its online consumer loans do not carry hidden fees. But that advertising claim is now under attack in a lawsuit filed Wednesday by the Federal Trade Commission.

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  13. Markets are behaving strangely, and this new data suggests bank customers are tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MarketWatch

    New research suggests checking account customers are doing something that indicates they don't feel very secure about the economy. How much money is in your checking account? Here's why it matters - and what it might say about you.

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  14. Powell Q&A: I'm drowning in debt and 63 years old. Should I file for bankruptcy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBMT

    Question: I am 63, single, have no dependents and am upside down on my house, which is a money pit. I have a $2,500 car loan, a $168,000 mortgage and $50,000 in credit card debt.

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  15. When to ignore credit card adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... use, overspending and using a product that isn't quite right for you." For those who regularly incur credit card debt or know they can't trust themselves not to overspend with plastic, credit cards can be a lousy idea. Instead, cash and debit cards ...

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  16. How I Ditched Debt: An Olympian's Medal-Worthy Juggling ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... When I finished eight years of full-time Olympic speedskating, I had 17 credit cards carrying $87,000 in credit card debt, a $30,000 student loan from Stanford, and a $30,000 student loan from [Northwestern University's Kellogg School of ...

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  17. Are You Responsible for Your Spouse's Debt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MyBankTracker

    ... can help you understand them. This can often include major debts like student loans . If your spouse has credit card debt before marriage, you aren't responsible for that either. After marriage, you are generally only responsible for your spouse's ...

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  18. Could a credit card cap protect chronically broke Brits? This MP thinks soRead the original story

    Tuesday | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... and now credit card firms were filling the gap left. She said: "When the FCA did their survey into credit card debt, around 19% of consumers, so one in five, paid just the interest rather than the repayment charges, what we would call zombie ...

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  19. Developing Mad City budgeting skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times

    ... whether they had children, and obligations, such as student loan payments, medical insurance co-pays or credit card debt. Students were required to stop at each station, representing living costs, transportation costs, food, child care (some ...

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  20. Former MCFD manager sentenced for child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Prince George Citizen

    ... a job at a restoration company because employees did not want to work with him, has run up an extensive credit card debt and has twice been evicted from homes his family had been renting. Although the evictions were legally questionable, they chose ...

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