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US household debt levels held back by cautious consumers

U.S. household debt levels were mostly unchanged in the first three months of this year, held back by tight mortgage credit standards and consumer reluctance to borrow heavily.

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New Jersey debt grows by $381 million from 2013 to 2014

The state's latest debt report shows New Jersey's obligations increased in the last fiscal year by $381 million, or about 1 percent, the smallest increase of Gov. Chris Christie's administration.

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Carrying debt? One in five don’t see a way out

Nearly one in five Americans who carry debt do not believe they will ever pay it off according to a new report by CreditCards.com. That is double the 9 percent who said the same thing when asked in May 2013.  

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A Visa credit card is tendered at a store in New York's Times Square. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

WASHINGTON (AP) -- More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.

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Reducing credit card debt is a key step toward increasing your savings. (Image Source, Getty Images)
Reducing credit card debt is a key step toward increasing your savings. (Image Source, Getty Images)
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Five tips to beef up your savings

Dreams of financial independence often center on fantasies about sudden wealth.

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Argentina Dealt Double Blow by SCOTUS on Debt

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court on Monday handed Argentina a double defeat in its long-running fight with holders of its defaulted bonds, despite the South American country's pleas that its economy could be threatened if it has to pay off the old debt.

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Report: Credit Card Debt Rising [AUDIO]

A new report shows Americans are on track to increase credit card debt substantially this year.

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Who’s to Blame for Overwhelming Debt from Student Loans? [POLL]

Christopher Eisgruber, President of Princeton University, claims that if you're in an overwhelming amount of debt due to student loans, it's your own fault

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Debt is More Embarrassing than Weight [AUDIO]

Financial issues appear to strike a more sensitive nerve than any other personal topic, according to a recent survey from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.

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Expert: Pay Down Debt Now [AUDIO]

If you are carrying debt of any kind, this may be the time to pay it off.

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