Credit Card Debt Newswire (Page 4)

Credit Card Debt Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Credit Card Debt. (Page 4)

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  1. Bookkeeper gets prison, $300K bill for stealing from Bellingham restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Bellingham Herald

    ... its value in 2008, he said, with the collapse of the housing bubble. Over the next few years, they took on credit card debt to make ends meet, but could not keep up. On top of that, Ken Bothman found more than $11,800 in unauthorized purchases on a ...

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  2. South Florida: 3rd worst in credit score, 4th in managing money, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... or to rent an apartment. With a median household income of $48,458, South Florida residents have average credit card debt of $4,366, according to the report. That's not too bad - toward the low end of average credit card debt among top metros. But ...

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  3. Carrying a Credit Card Balance for the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Switched

    ... new balance responsibly. Before you look to the future, it's useful to look at how you got here. If your credit card debt was the result of a one-time event, consider what you can do to be more prepared next time. If you have an emergency fund , ...

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  4. What to do when you first dip into debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... new balance responsibly. Before you look to the future, it's useful to look at how you got here. If your credit card debt was the result of a one-time event, consider what you can do to be more prepared next time. If you have an emergency fund , ...

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  5. 3 Signs You Are Too Reliant On Credit CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    While some credit card use is not a bad thing, for some of us this debt can grow fast. It is easy to end up with a huge amount of credit card debt in a short time, especially for young people who have not had a credit card before, or for those who have lost all or some of their income.

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  6. Will Madden v Midland Disrupt Loan Sales and Platform Lending?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | jdsupra.com

    ... where Madden, who lived in New York, objected to Midland's attempt to apply a 27% interest rate to Madden's credit card debt. Midland had acquired the credit card debt from a subsidiary of Bank of America after the debt had become delinquent and ...

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  7. A 15-day guide to become a millionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Rediff.com

    ... are doing your bit to ensure that all your credit lines are being serviced in a timely manner. If you have credit card debt that has gotten out of hand, you need to see what you can do to get things in order. Can you liquidate some assets to repay ...

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  8. 6 Reasons to Take Out a Smaller Mortgage Than You Qualify ForRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Switched

    ... your current mortgage with a larger one and pocketing the difference -- to buy a new car or pay off credit card debt. A cash-out refinance can be risky because you're putting your home on the line. If you miss a few credit card payments, you won't ...

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  9. Dave Ramsey says: Dave Ramsey: Stick with paying the smallest debt in the debt snowballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Deseret News

    ... we should take interest rates into account. Two are student loans for $2,970 and $6,700, while the other is credit card debt in the amount of $4,750. I also got a recent bonus of $3,600. Should we put that toward our debt snowball? In a strictly ...

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  10. Dealing With DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Do you carry credit card debt from month to month? You're not alone. Do you feel knowledgeable about applying for a student loan? Most Americans don't.

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  11. Obama Admin: $1.3 Trillion In Student Debt Is Good For The EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Daily Caller

    ... the report says . Student debt has nearly doubled during President Barack Obama's tenure, surpassing credit card debt as the second-largest source of debt in the U.S., behind home mortgages. Polls and other measures of economic activity indicate ...

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  12. What Happens When Your Debt Goes to a Collector?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | US News & World Report

    ... attorney based in Hartford, Connecticut, who specializes in financial issues, like helping people buried in credit card debt or who have fallen behind on their mortgage . "Most creditors will accept a payment that is a portion of the unpaid balance ...

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  13. Retirement Involves Supporting More Than Just YourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | TheStreet.com

    ... 12% struggled to pay off loans. That's coming as a surprise to many of them, as only 20% expected to have credit card debt in retirement and just 5% thought loans would still be a concern. As UBS discovered, Millennials are more than twice as likely ...

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  14. Sean Talks Credit: Why Credit Cards Matter for MillennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Switched

    While we were in grade school, or working our way through high school and college, or in our first jobs, credit dried up almost completely. Many of our parents lost homes and jobs and struggled with credit card debt.

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  15. 3 Red Flags That You're Headed for Credit Card DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Credit.com

    ... sooner. Worse still, this is dinging your credit score , because credit utilization - that is, your total credit card debt versus your available limits - is one of the key factors agencies use to calculate your score. Now that you're bumping up ...

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  16. and Learn: 10 things debt-settlement companies won't tell youRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | MarketWatch

    ... with the statement that "lots of smart, hardworking people who are careful with spending also have a lot of credit card debt." Tightened credit standards meant the Great Recession wasn't an unqualified boon for the debt-settlement industry, which ...

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  17. and Learn: How to get out of debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | MarketWatch

    ... a credit counseling company for help. This is a good solution if you have a lot of unsecured debt, such as credit card debt for which the interests rates are high or which have defaulted to high penalty rates. Credit counseling companies work with ...

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  18. Consumer credit counselor urges caution with plasticRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... using credit cards again. The federal government estimates we'll have a little over a trillion dollars in credit card debt by the end of 2016. "(Credit cards) are a necessity from time to time but it's very important to make sure if you have to ...

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  19. I paid off $15,000 of student debt in under two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | She Knows

    ... in debt over the course of three years. I'm not a frivolous spender, and I am not alone - the average credit card debt in America surged over $1,500 last year, while the average net worth for people under age 35 was less than $35,000. The millennial ...

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  20. Carrying a Credit Card Balance for the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | SFGate

    ... new balance responsibly. Before you look to the future, it's useful to look at how you got here. If your credit card debt was the result of a one-time event, consider what you can do to be more prepared next time. If you have an emergency fund , ...

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