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Americans are Losing Money While Trying to Save Money, According to a Debt.com/Money Talks News Survey
October 23, 2018
Americans are struggling with record levels of credit card debt – currently more than $1 trillion. Interest rates on that debt hovers around 16 percent. One popular solution is a “zero-percent balance transfer.” This is where a person transfers high-interest credit card balances to a new credit card – which charges no interest. These deals aren’t […]Read More
Debt.com poll reveals Americans think budgeting is crucial, and most are trying it – but not very well.
May 2, 2018
Budgeting your money is like eating healthy – everyone wants to do it, many say they’re doing it, but few are doing it right. A new budget survey of over 1,000 American adults by financial solutions company Debt.com shows almost unanimous agreement: 92 percent of us believe we all need a budget. That dropped to […]Read More
February 12, 2018
Fort Lauderdale, Feb. 13, 2018 – Despite reports of near record-high spending for Valentine’s Day, a new Debt.com survey (results below) finds most people are not interested in their partner going into debt to get the perfect gift. In fact, almost half of survey respondents said they don’t expect their partner to spend anything at […]Read More
In the Media
Millennials might be just a few years away from telling kids to get off their lawn. That’s one intriguing conclusion from a handful of recent studies — and something I’ve seen happening for years. Here are my long-time conclusions, now supported by recent research.
Unemployment in Utah just fell to 3 percent, which is just a little better than the national rate of 3.8 percent. Billboards aimed at business owners are popping up along the Wasatch Front. They offer to help companies hire the right kind of employee in an age when almost no one with qualifications is looking for a job.