Tag: debt problems

High debt levels can make it almost impossible to keep a balanced budget and maintain financial stability. Identifying debt problems early and knowing what actions to take when your debt starts to take over are essential for your long-term financial success. Articles in this section help you identify debt problems so you can take action to regain control.

Student loan default rate piles up

Student Loan Default Rate Skyrockets

Mar 20, 2017 | Meghan Alard

Roughly 3,000 borrowers per day default on their federal student loans. We tell you how to avoid being another statistic in the student loan default rate.

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Most Americans have too much credit card debt

3 Ways to Tell America Has Too Much Credit Card Debt

Mar 17, 2017 | April Lewis-Parks

Most Americans are carrying what experts refer to as unsustainable debt. We offer 3 ways you can tell that America has too much credit card debt.

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Statute of limitations on debt collection

Statute of Limitations on Debt

Mar 13, 2017 | Meghan Alard

Arizona increased the statute of limitation on debt collections for credit card debt. Learn about the debt clock and when it starts where you live.

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Does your debt scare you?

Does Your Debt Scare You?

Feb 24, 2017 | Meghan Alard

Does a debt scare come from the debt itself or from the uncertainty about repayment? A new survey points to the latter. Here's what you can do.

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Don't let debt beat you up

Feeling Debt Shy?

Feb 17, 2017 | Meghan Alard

A new survey consumers are feeling debt shy and don’t intend to take on new debt this year as a result. Here’s what to do about the debt you already have.

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Americans stand united in debt

United We Stand in Debt

Nov 04, 2016 | Meghan Alard

A new infographic compares consumer debt levels in red and blue states, but the real conclusion is we all have too much debt, regardless of politics.

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Federal Reserve raises rates

Rate Hike May Impact Up to 92 Million Americans

Oct 10, 2016 | Meghan Alard

The latest rate increase could impact your budget. See how much you can expect your credit card bills to increase after the new rates take effect.

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Credit card debt stacks up

Setting Records in Credit Card Debt

Sep 28, 2016 | Meghan Alard

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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Is it possible to survive on minimum wage

Can You Survive on Minimum Wage?

Aug 31, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

Maintaining a decent standard of living on minimum wage is tough, but those who rely on credit cards to cover gaps are often digging a deep hole with debt.

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The Stress of Debt

Jun 29, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

You know your debt puts stress on your budget, but what about the stress it creates in your psyche? We look at the impact of financial anxiety in your life.

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