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  • I Have Several Credit Cards That I Haven’t Been Able to Pay On. – David

    “Dear Steve, I have several credit cards that I haven’t been able to pay on, I am currently paying on one of them, Im just now starting to get calls from lawyers for collection. My wife and...

    • Posted February 13, 2009
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  • Is Buying a Used Car With a Credit Card a Good Thing? – Karla

    Karla “Dear Steve, Is buying a used car with a credit card a good thing? Karla” Dear Karla, Excellent question. My answer may surprise you. Actually buying a used car using a credit card can be a...

    • Posted January 21, 2009
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  • Terrance Says His Debt Problems Are Worse Than Anyone He Knows

    Terrance “Dear Steve, First off I’m 20 years old and have debt problems worse than anyone I know. But besides that I have payday loans, banking accounts, cell phone, and one credit card. Some happened before I...

    • Posted November 12, 2008
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  • So You Have to Use Your Credit Card In An Emergency – Personal Finnance Bloggers Question of The Week

    This weeks personal finance brain trust question was: What goes through your mind when people say that they HAD to use their credit card to get by? Is using a credit card when you can’t afford to...

    • Posted November 6, 2008
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  • Expect Tidal Wave Of Limit Reductions and Credit Card Closures to Hit Before Christmas

    Yesterday I wrote about a little old hardware store that had noticed an increase in card purchases over cash. That’s not a good sign if people are using plastic more for routine things and especially in this...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • Next big worry: Credit cards

    Next big worry: Credit cards The News Journal, DE - 1 hour ago In past years, consumers looking to get out from under credit card debt tapped into home equity, refinancing mortgages to get their hands on cash...

    • Posted November 3, 2008
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  • Here’s some real financial advice you can really use: keep spending

    Here's some financial advice you can really use: keep spending Ottawa Citizen,  Canada - 22 minutes ago Don't pile up credit card debt , they say. Live within your means. Take any job to bring in some...

    • Posted November 2, 2008
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  • Debt is Number-One Problem for People in Wales

    Debt is number-one problem for people in Wales WalesOnline, United Kingdom - 43 minutes ago And while credit card debt enquiries across England and Wales as a whole have dropped by 4% in the past year, within Wales...

    • Posted October 31, 2008
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  • Redefining the American Dream

    Redefining the American Dream Washington Times, DC - 17 minutes ago And credit card defaults look like the next shoe to drop as cash-strapped Americans have run up credit card debt to postpone the day of reckoning. ......

    • Posted October 30, 2008
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  • Therapist: Financial Infidelity Can End Couples

    Therapist: Financial Infidelity Can End Couples Fox5 KVVU, NV - 41 minutes ago It can be anything from keeping credit card debt a secret to hiding money from a spouse. "I'd say finances and financial stress is one...

    • Posted October 30, 2008
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  • Consumer spending accounts for two-thirds of US economy

    Consumer spending accounts for two-thirds of US economy Minnesota Public Radio, MN - 49 minutes ago It's now at its highest point in decades at nearly 71 percent and, perhaps not surprisingly, credit card debt has climbed along...

    • Posted October 30, 2008
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  • Groups seek credit card debt forgiveness

    Groups seek credit card debt forgiveness BusinessWeek - 34 minutes ago issue around 80 percent of all US credit cards. Americans now are weighed down by around $900 billion in credit card debt , according to Federal...

    • Posted October 29, 2008
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  • Europe puts tight controls on £4bn bank offer

    Europe puts tight controls on £4bn bank offer Times Online, UK - 37 minutes ago At the same time the Prime Minister pledged to take action against companies that force people out of their homes for trivial amounts...

    • Posted October 29, 2008
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  • Consumers Feel the Next Crisis: It’s Credit Cards

    Indeed it is. If you're not in top shape for the credit card shakeout that's already taking place, there isn't much you'll be able to do about it. It's probably already too late. After years of flooding...

    • Posted October 29, 2008
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  • Credit cards face bad debt

    Credit cards face bad debt SunJournal.com, ME - 1 hour ago Asked in a recent TV interview if credit card debt would be "the next shoe to drop" for the banking industry, Lewis replied: "It, in some ways,...

    • Posted October 29, 2008
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