Study: Philadelphia-Area Has Nation's 7th Lowest Credit Card Debt BurdenThe study looked at average credit card debt and median income.
Pay Me Back AppThis app records all of your IOUs and keeps them secure – a lot more secure than those pieces of paper in your wallet.
3 On Your Side: Late Fees Waived & Interest Rates Dropped For Those Who Ask3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information on a new survey that shows that most people can get their rates lowered and fees dropped, but very few of them ask.
Pay Day Loans Not In Borrower's Best InterestInterest rates on pay day loans may approach 200%.
U.S. Auto Loans Soar To Highest In 8 yearsU.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers.
3 On Your Side: 1 In 3 Have Delinquent Debts In CollectionA study released by the Urban Institute finds that 35 percent of people with credit reports have delinquencies that are in collections.
Married Couples Still Have More Rights Than UnmarriedIn this day and age, do married couples have rights that unmarried couples don’t?
Student Loan Rates Set To Rise This FallTemple University's Associate Director Student Financial Services Kimberly Benns says this means students have to borrow smarter.
The Cost Of A 'Pay Day' LoanA payday loan usually carries a much higher interest rate if not fully repaid than a regular loan or even a credit card finance charge.
Credit 'Inquiries' Could Lower Credit ScoreWhen you apply for credit, you authorize those lenders to ask or "inquire" for a copy of your credit report from a credit bureau - which could actually lower your credit score.
Students In Tri-State Area Bundled With Debt After Graduating CollegeStudents in Pennsylvania are saddled with thousands of dollars in debt when they graduate.
Financial Expert Says People Overreact To DebtEver since the Great recession began, a lot of us have been paying off existing debt and avoiding getting any new loans, but an investment specialist says too many people are too hot or too cold on something that needs to be just right.