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For most consumers, debt is an integral part of their total financial picture, but it’s also a double edged sword. Get the latest news on consumer debt in the U.S. and how people are managing their debt to achieve stability and avoid common challenges. With the right information, any consumer can take control of debt and make it work for them!

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Which Generation has the Most Credit Card Debt?

Nov 09, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

We look at which generation has the most credit card debt and explain why no matter how old or young you are, there’s no reason to carry a credit card balance.

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Good News in Personal Finance

Oct 07, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

In spite of approaching $1 trillion in credit card debt and being over $1 trillion in student loan debt, there’s some good news in personal finance, too.

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Credit card debt stacks up

Setting Records in Credit Card Debt

Sep 28, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Americans racked up more credit card debt in the second quarter of this year than any other year before. Are consumer debt levels becoming unsustainable?

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Will You Retire Without Debt?

Jul 20, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

Minimizing debt as you head into retirement is key to maintaining financial stability during your golden years, but how can you be debt-free before age 65?

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Maybe We Were Wrong About Millennials

Jun 27, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

People thought America’s youngest consumer segment had an aversion to credit cards, but new data shows they’re just as likely to carry balances over.

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More Money or Less Debt?

Jun 24, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

A new study finds half of Americans believe they will die broke if their financial situation doesn’t change by subtracting debt and adding income.

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Big Numbers, Big Problems

Jun 09, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

While Americans paid off almost $27 billion in credit card debt in the first quarter of 2016, it’s a drop in the bucket compared to the total debt accrued.

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Can You be Arrested for Debt?

Mar 14, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Debt collectors are finding ways around the FDCPA and issuing warrants for failure to comply with court orders over unpaid credit card debt. What can you do?

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Consumer Debt Today

Mar 04, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

A study finds that while average debt levels are rising in all categories from credit cards to student loans, many Americans are living entirely debt free.

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How Does Debt Impact Children?

Feb 17, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Household debt may impact the socioemotional well-being of children – while mortgage and student loan are good, credit card debt could be harmful.

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