The interest rates attached to the various debts you hold can make or break your budget and ability to manage your debt effectively. From high rates to things like variable interest and hybrid rates, there is plenty you need to know if you want to be a savvy borrower. Debt.com has the latest news and trends to help you understand how interest is impacting your debts today.
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March 8, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A husband and wife have competing plans for getting out of debt. Alas, both are terrible.
March 2, 2017 | Dori Zinn
If you were looking to purchase a house this year, you may not be able to afford it.
February 1, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
This week: How Trump, gold bullion, and credit cards don’t mix.
August 23, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Subprime credit card issuers are creating hundreds of dollars in unnecessary fees every month for potential cardholders, meaning they could be in debt for longer.
August 18, 2016 | Dori Zinn
The credit cards we use aren’t actually the best ones for us. In fact, they’re mostly wrong.
June 23, 2016 | John Rampton
Here are seven proven techniques.
December 23, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader is fed up with hearing about the Federal Reserve and its rate hike.
October 22, 2015 | Debt.com
If you don’t know about The Fed, here’s just enough information for you to prosper.
May 19, 2015 | Jason Steele
This ridiculous fee cost you big, even though it didn’t cost your credit card company anything.
March 24, 2015 | Jess Miller
They’re easy to get, but hard to understand, and even harder to repay. Fortunately, there’s help.
December 31, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader is disgusted at the painfully low rates his bank is offering.
November 25, 2014 | Jess Miller
Where credit cards get sneaky, and what you can do to avoid their hidden costs.
September 30, 2014 | Jess Miller
You probably know you’ll pay more if you have bad credit. But you didn’t know how much till now.
June 4, 2014 | Jason Steele
Credit card debt? Consider a zero-percent APR promotional financing offer.
May 8, 2014 | Michael Koretzky
Congress has raised student loan interest rates, but one U.S. Senator has a fresh idea to lower them.