What does finance look like in the U.S. today? These maps show you the state of finance throughout the U.S. and how residents in each state are fairing when it comes to their debt, credit, and budgetary stability. You can see who’s doing well and who’s falling behind, while comparing your financial situation to your neighbors to see how you stack up. Find the latest financial maps here so you can make smart choices for your money.
Apr 07, 2017 | Meghan Alard
April is Financial Literacy Month! We look at the most and least financially literate consumers across the nation. How does your state rank?
Mar 24, 2017 | Meghan Alard
WalletHub released this year’s best and worst cities in America based on credit scores. How does your credit score compare to your neighbors?
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.
Jan 27, 2017 | Meghan Alard
Where you live can have a serious impact on your ability to repay debt. Is cost of living a factor that’s keeping you from achieving freedom from debt?
Jan 06, 2017 | Meghan Alard
A new study by CreditCards.com finds most Americans are living in an unsustainable state of debt when it comes to high interest rate credit card debt.
Debt Advice, Debt Relief
Oct 13, 2016 | Meghan Alard
In some states, nearly one out of five borrowers who graduated during the 2012-2013 schoolyear have defaulted on their student loan debt payments.
Sep 22, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Achieving the American Dream is getting tougher and tougher as home prices continue to rise, but some key areas still offer affordability to new buyers.
Sep 15, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
This interactive map shows you the best and worst states for financial stability in the nation. Does where you live determine your ability to succeed?
Aug 11, 2016 | Meghan Alard
View this interactive map to compare income to home affordability in 27 U.S. cities – and learn what to do if you live in a place with a large budget gap.
Mar 02, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Homeowners break even in two years with the affordability of buying a home versus renting, but how do you overcome obstacles to secure a good mortgage?