man exchanging keys to car for cash

This week’s Debt Report

August 22, 2014 | Jess Miller

College costs and repo rates are up, and a new study concludes Americans are surprisingly honest.

Why this recession was worse than the 2001-2002 recession and more

This week’s Debt Report

August 15, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

The economic recovery has meant lower-paying jobs but more spending and traveling.

Ups and downs in the market

The Debt Report: Ups and downs

August 8, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Home sales among the young are down, jobs for dudes are up, and who the hell knows about cars.

Marco Rubio caught up in the politics of student loans (illustration)

This week’s Debt Report: The partisan politics of student loans

July 18, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

College students may be notoriously poor voters, but their student loans are becoming a hot political issue.

We can afford only half a car and none of a house, but we'll pay for

This week’s Debt Report

July 11, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

We can afford only half a car and none of a house, but we’ll pay for “password management.”

hot dogs and other meat on a BBQ grill

Debt Report: July 4 edition

July 4, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Your celebration of the red, white, and blue will cost more green.

Money and mayo

This week’s Debt Report: Money and mayo

June 27, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Not shocking: We plan our vacations more than our retirement. Shocking: Mayo lovers aren’t “risk takers.”

debt report good news

The week’s Debt Report: good news/bad news

June 20, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Important money news the mainstream media overlooked.

P.F. Chang's

This week’s Debt Report

June 12, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Student loan borrowers and P.F. Chang’s customers are screwed, we’re getting better credit card security, and we’re borrowing more than ever for cars.