A payday loan usually carries a much higher interest rate if not fully repaid than a regular loan or even a credit card finance charge.
When 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 Pennsylvania are saddled with thousands of dollars in debt when they graduate.
Ever 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.
It’s hard to keep track of a budget sometimes. Piglet does the heavy lifting, helping you set spending limits to get out of debt.
3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has a look at one way grads can lower the interest they’re paying on that debt.
The average college graduate is saddled with more than $35,000 in debt, according to a new survey.
Most tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
A new study says the millennial generation is shedding more debt than older adults.
Three people are under arrest in New Jersey after a video surfaced showing a naked man being whipped because of his father’s debt.
Currently, more than 60 percent of all students take out loans, and the average college graduate has over $24,000 in debt upon graduation.
As the President gets sworn in to a second term on Monday; a take on the pulse of the American public
It’s true that you are legally responsible for the debts you owe. But there are some debts called time-barred debts that are so old they’re beyond the point a creditor could sue you to collect them.
A financial expert says his not only adds to your stress level, but it can make a real dent in your budget if you are not careful.
Generosity this time of year can have a price, especially if you’re running up your credit cards to buy gifts.