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Consumer Debt
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Consumer Debt Continues to Climb »
In March, consumer credit surged by $29.7 billion — 10 percent on an annual basis — to $3.59 trillion, according to the Fe...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Much Credit Card Debt Does an Average American Have? »
Credit cards can be useful financial tools, but they’re easy to abuse and put millions of Americans in debt. In fact, the...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Household debt not yet worrisome: Credit Bureau »
The consumer loan default rate has remained normal, according to the National Credit Bureau's chief. Chief executive...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Debt collectors face new rules under proposal from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau »
The government is preparing restrictions on debt collectors, a loosely regulated industry under increasing scrutiny over c...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fed Says U.S. Household Debt Declined to 2006 Level »
U.S. households reduced debt during the first quarter by 1 percent to the lowest level since 2006, resuming a deleveraging...