Category Archives: Bankruptcy

How Resilient are US Consumers? We’ll Soon Find Out

By Vivekanand Jayakumar, The Hill Once again, U.S. consumers are sharply reorienting their spending patterns — the two-year-long pandemic-induced spending splurge on durable goods appears to be waning just as pent-up demand for services takes off. Despite inflation remaining near 40-year highs, overall consumption expenditure in the U.S. remains quite

Boris Becker, Tennis Legend, Sentenced to Prison

New York – September 2, 2017: Eurosport Analyst Grand Slam Champion Boris Becker Comments Tennis Match During US Open 2017 at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York. (Shutterstock) By Olympics NBC Sports LONDON — Tennis great Boris Becker was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison on Friday for illicitly

Credit Repair Scams

You’ve probably seen ads from companies promising a “new credit identity” — that is, a fresh start for your credit history. It may seem like just the thing you need to get your credit back on track, but it’s actually a scam. These companies often sell Social Security numbers illegally.

Coping with Debt

By FTC Having trouble paying your bills? Getting dunning notices from creditors? Are your accounts being turned over to debt collectors? Are you worried about losing your home or your car? You’re not alone. Many people face a financial crisis at some point in their lives. Whether the crisis is

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