Credit Card Debt Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Credit card borrowers to get texts warning when low-rate deals endRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    ... per cent of the balance plus that month's interest and any charges. For someone with a A 2,000 outstanding credit card debt and a 17 per cent interest rate making a A 30 minimum monthly payment, it would take 17 years - or 206 months - to clear ...


  2. 6 Tips to Dig Your Way Out of Credit Card DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox News

    ... they work for you? Ultimately, you'll achieve success by: Here are 6 different techniques for paying off credit card debt. Choose the method that motivates you most and get started now. If you want to get out of debt as cheaply as possible, list ...


  3. The Moneyologist: My mother-in-law racked up $50,000 in debt in my husband's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MarketWatch

    ... is in the $50,000 range. No one opens multiple credit cards in their son's name and racks up $50,000 in credit card debt without knowing exactly what they're doing. You need to tell the credit card company that these cards are not yours to protect ...


  4. Want to save thousands each month?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... thousands this month, and going forward: It is important that you pay off your debt as soon as possible. Credit card debt typically incurs the highest interest rates and you should therefore prioritise paying off this debt first. The interest ...


  5. Credit card firms ignore persistent debt, says FCARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    ... that does not fit this pattern. "We consider that firms could do more to help those with persistently high credit card debt to reduce debt burdens before they become problematic, and to prompt those repeatedly making minimum payments to repay ...


  6. The surprising drop in credit card debt, and the reasons behind itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    It still amounted to $6.49 billion , but the drop of half a per cent on the same date the year before is a blip that's hard to explain. Combined credit card limits are now over $22 billion, but so far cardholders have left just over 70 per cent of it untouched.


  7. Nearly Half of Americans Are Making This Expensive Credit Card MistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... during the recession, has reportedly surged in recent years. According to the Federal Reserve , outstanding credit card debt has grown from $842 billion to $953 billion since 2011, and is right now growing at an annualized rate of 3%. The FINRA ...


  8. Balance transfer vs. personal loan for debt relief?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Bank Rate

    Debtor Debbie is looking for the cheapest way to pay down her high-interest credit card debt. She has a good credit score, which means Debbie has options.


  9. 10 Tips for Couples and Young Families to Build WealthRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Yahoo!

    ... and some estate planning and inheritance benefits. If your investments earn less than 7 percent, and your credit card debt is accruing at 10 percent, it only makes sense to pay the card off first. "Simply put, the interest rate on any debt can be ...


  10. Review: Megan Abbott's new novel is fiercely grippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Post-Bulletin

    ... Abbott illustrates the sacrifices that are often made to achieve a dream. The Knoxes are burdened by credit card debt and two mortgage payments, and their old cars constantly need repair. With the attention on Devon, their studious son Drew is often ...


  11. The recipe for building wealth hasna t changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Daily Journal

    ... vigilant about getting rid of any toxic debt that's weighing you down. Payday loans, auto title loans and credit card debt are among the biggest wealth-killers. If you have so much of this debt that you cannot pay it off in five years - while ...


  12. How to Control Stress SpendingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | US News & World Report

    ... stress, frustration and nervousness, but emotional shopping can take a toll on your budget and inflate your credit card debt . Instead of relief, emotional spending can end up worsening troubles and stress. We've all indulged in retail therapy after ...


  13. ACCC Offers Advice on How to Become Credit Card Smart to New UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    ... do not make financial mistakes that result in unnecessary debt. According to Value Penguin's 2016 Average Credit Card Debt in America study, the total outstanding consumer debt in the United States is $3.4 trillion. A total of 38 percent of all ...


  14. 3 Signs You've Taken on Too Much HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Motley Fool

    Owning a home is, perhaps, the ultimate American Dream. But there's a difference between owning a home, and owning a home you can reasonably afford.


  15. Sanders delegates search for fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Hill

    ... the trip on her credit card. "I felt so passionate about this I was willing to take it on as high-interest credit card debt, and I am a cheapskate, let me tell you," said the 37-year-old single mother of two. But after talking to state party leaders ...


  16. Does Social Security pay survivor benefits in same-sex unions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and to pay your balances in full each month. (Homeownership is expensive enough without dragging costly credit card debt into the financial picture.) It may take a few months to start seeing improvements, but they should come. When you're closer to ...


  17. Q&A: Former Wall Street CEO wants women to invest - that includes you, millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Denver Post

    ... when I can look at my financials and say, 'I can start investing?' " Sallie: "As soon as you pay off your credit card debt. That's it. And as soon as you do that, either take the amount you were paying to your credit card and invest it. That way you ...


  18. Americans' 2 Biggest Financial Regrets -- and How You Can Avoid ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Motley Fool

    ... budget and sticking to it (including housing), you can avoid getting trapped in a never-ending cycle of credit card debt or buying more house than you need. Finally, for both types of savings, it's a great idea to make the process automatic. When I ...


  19. Michelle Singletary: True stories of thrifty diamond ringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... it was bigger. However, I love that he did more with the money he could have spent. He paid off all his credit card debt before we got married. So, we both came into the marriage with only student loan debt, and our budget prioritizes getting rid of ...


  20. "Saving money" or "Paying off debt" - Which is better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 |

    As per the combined data from the US Census Bureau and the Federal Reserve, the average American household debt is $5,700 in the 2nd quarter of 2016. About 38.1% of all the households carry some amount of credit card debt.