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Debt

Credit Card Holograms

About Your Debt And How To Manage It

The latest Federal Reserve numbers from January has revolving consumer debt at $851 billion dollars.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/16/2013

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RI Bill Would Default On 38 Studios Debt Payments

A small group of state lawmakers suggested Tuesday that Rhode Island should default on the money it owes for its failed investment in former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s bankrupt video game company.

03/19/2013

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What To Do With Your Tax Refund

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.

03/18/2013

Refund Money, Taxes, Contributions

Don’t Spend That Tax Refund, Get Rid Of Debt!

The average taxpayer’s refund this year will be around $3,000 this year. This is not a windfall!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/11/2013

Checks, Money, Payment, Loans

How To Manage Debt

According to a National Foundation for Credit Counseling survey, when asked if their personal financial problems were self-inflicted or the result of events beyond their control, the overwhelming majority of respondents admitted responsibility for their financial woes.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/11/2013

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Perspective

As we approach the end of a tumultuous calendar year, I’m thankful.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/31/2012

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New Agency Will Begin Policing Debt Collectors

The new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will make sure the large firms are not harassing or deceiving consumers into paying a debt and are using accurate data to pursue debts.

12/26/2012

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment Solution

Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.

11/29/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: With Economics Intertwined With Foreign Affairs Romney Will Win The Final Presidential Debate

Romney’s ideas – if presented fresh and enthusiastically hopeful for America’s future – can be the final bump he needs to win this election.

10/22/2012

Robin and Ted Curley, with their triplets, Derek, Justin and Samantha.

College Loans Could Cost Some Their Retirement

Paying for college is not only a problem for recent grads. Those big bills are staying with families for decades and it could wind up costing some their retirement.

10/19/2012

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