Credit Card Debt

When should you start to worry about your debts? – BBC News

BBC NewsWhen should you start to worry about your debts?BBC NewsFor most people credit card debt isn’t a problem, as 80% pay off the full balance at the end of each month. However for those who don’t, interest rates are high – typically up to 20% a year. So, especially on top of other debts, or loss of income …and more …read more

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The seaside towns hit by a rising tide of debt – BBC News

BBC NewsThe seaside towns hit by a rising tide of debtBBC NewsUnable to pay for food, they built up debts of £7,000 on a credit card. They also owed £3,000 in council tax. “At one point, to survive, we had chickens. We were living off eggs. Just eggs, bread and milk, because that’s all we could afford,” says Daniel.and more …read more

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The seaside towns hit by a rising tide of debt – BBC News

BBC NewsThe seaside towns hit by a rising tide of debtBBC NewsUnable to pay for food, they built up debts of £7,000 on a credit card. They also owed £3,000 in council tax. “At one point, to survive, we had chickens. We were living off eggs. Just eggs, bread and milk, because that’s all we could afford,” says Daniel.and more …read more

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Financial regulator warns of growing debt among young people – BBC News

BBC NewsFinancial regulator warns of growing debt among young peopleBBC NewsHe said consumers, and institutions that lend to them, should be aware that interest rates may rise in the future and that credit should be “affordable”. Action was being taken to curb long term credit card debt and high cost pay-day loans, Mr Bailey said.and more …read more

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Your Financial Future: Be proactive in reducing personal debt – Uniontown Herald Standard

Uniontown Herald StandardYour Financial Future: Be proactive in reducing personal debtUniontown Herald StandardAmericans have collectively $1,021 trillion dollars of credit card debt. Interest rates are rising faster on balances you owe than they are on the rates that banks are paying you on deposits. Interest rates on credit cards are very high. People who … …read more

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Carrying debt? You’re not alone – Albany Times Union

Albany Times UnionCarrying debt? You’re not aloneAlbany Times UnionMore than a quarter of Americans — 28 percent — say they carry balances on their credit cards from month to month, according to a new survey by Creditcards.com. Among those with card debt, 43 percent say they’ve had a revolving balance for at least …and more …read more

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Carrying credit-card debt? You’re not the only one – Seattle Times

ABC15 ArizonaCarrying credit-card debt? You’re not the only oneSeattle Times“Carrying credit-card debt is a slippery slope,” said Matt Schulz, senior industry analyst at Creditcards.com. “What may seem inconsequential at first can quickly grow into overwhelming debt. Bottom line: Stick to your budget and only charge what you …Carrying credit card debt? You’re not alone | Business | postbulletin …Post-BulletinCredit card point hacks: Make the banks pay you! – ABC15 ArizonaABC15 Arizonaall 2 news articles …read more

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Credit card borrowers targeted by debt relief companies – Credible News (blog)

Credible News (blog)Credit card borrowers targeted by debt relief companiesCredible News (blog)The nation’s consumer watchdog has moved to shut down two debt relief companies that allegedly bombarded highly-leveraged credit card borrowers with direct mail and telemarketing campaigns aimed at fooling them into thinking they were entitled to … …read more

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Layaway great way to avoid credit card debt – Plainview Daily Herald

Plainview Daily HeraldLayaway great way to avoid credit card debtPlainview Daily HeraldIs it October already? Fall is in the air, the leaves are changing color, and major department stores are already stocking their shelves with Christmas cheer! In case you haven’t counted, there are only 11 more weeks until Christmas. Sigh … According … …read more

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