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Unending Spending: U.S. to Run Trillion Dollar Deficits for Years to...

(Associated Press) The U.S. budget deficit through the first three months of this budget year is up 11.8% from the same period...

The Right Way to Bring Down Your Debt Load

(Associated Press/NerdWallet) Many of us feel bad about our debt. Most of us probably shouldn't. Three-quarters of U.S. households...

Elephant in the Room: Why Nobody Talks About Ballooning Federal Deficits

(Clint Siegner, Money Metals News Service) The presidential race will mesmerize Americans over the next 11 months. The country hasn’t been this...

Wipe Out Credit Card Debt the SMART Way

(Associated Press/NerdWallet) Shatoria Smith was tired of the $5,000 in credit card debt she felt was blocking her from reaching her financial...

How to Tell When a Loan Is Predatory

(Associated Press/NerdWallet) As you scan the crowded pages of Google search results for a low-cost loan, it can be difficult to decipher...

Insolvent Entitlement Programs Are a Graver Threat Than Climate Change

(Foundation for Economic Education) The taxes levied to fund Social Security have already risen drastically. In 1937, the Social Security tax rate...

Too Many Students Get Nothing from College Except Debt

(Marketwatch) America devotes vastly more resources on higher education than other high-income countries, and it is hard to say it spends that money wisely.