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America"s debt load is hitting record — and risky — territory

Americans are hooked on debt again, and economic experts worry that our ballooning bills could pop in our faces......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcJan 12th, 2018

American household debt hits a record high

FBN’s Lauren Simonetti on the markets, America household debt hitting a record high, AMC to sue MoviePass and college students will soon be able to order snacks and electronics from Amazon.com......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2017

Global debt surges to record high

It isn’t just America that has a debt crisis, it’s a worldwide affair......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews18 hr. 31 min. ago

The World Debt Has Hit a Record High

It could make it harder for countries to respond to the next recession. The world's debt load has ballooned to a record $.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 18th, 2018

America"s Credit-Card Fueled Spending Spree Hits A Brick Wall

Last month was bad, this month it's the worst it's been in almost five years. Exactly one month ago we showed  that after the record debt-fueled spending spree in late 2017, US credit card usage in the first month of 2018 post.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 6th, 2018

Corporate America has binged on debt

Corporate America, egged on by ridiculously-low borrowing costs, has built up a record amount of debt since the end of the Great Recession......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnFeb 26th, 2018

The problem with rising rates: Corporate America has binged on debt

Corporate America, egged on by ridiculously-low borrowing costs, has built up a record amount of debt since the end of the Great Recession......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 26th, 2018

The problem with rising rates: Corporate America has binged on debt

Corporate America, egged on by ridiculously-low borrowing costs, has built up a record amount of debt since the end of the Great Recession......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 26th, 2018

U.S. Household Debt up $193 Billion

U.S. household debt rose for the 14th straight quarter in the final three months of 2017, pushing further into record territory as confident Americans added to mortgage loans and credit-card balances......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2018

Student debt in America and the hope of affordable education

Student debt in the U.S. has reached record levels, making higher edu.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2018

Student-Loan Crisis Worsens; Looming Defaults Strain Govt Bailout Program

As the student loan bubble continues to burst, record numbers of Americans enrolling in government subsidized student loan debt-forgiveness plans, known as income-driven repayment, are on track to send the US student-loan program into negative territory.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 7th, 2018

Stocks Surge On Biggest Short Squeeze Since Election As Dollar Dumps To Worst Year Since 2009

Stocks are at record highs (so is debt) so get out and consume America...   Ugly week for China...   German stocks just could not decide what to do this week after Merkel's mishaps... &nbs.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2017

Investors yank $6.8 bln from high yield bonds, 3rd largest outflows-BAML

LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Investors pulled $6.8 billion from high yield bond funds over the past week, their third largest outflows on record, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) said on Friday, as the sell off in junk debt accelerated......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 17th, 2017

America"s household debt hits all-time high: Here’s a breakdown

America’s money woes just got worse; household debt just hit a record high. Here’s a look at the numbers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2017

Germany, China lift world stocks, Spanish worries simmer

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares rose on Monday, with Chinese stocks hitting 21-month highs and the German index setting a new record, while political uncertainty triggered big moves in sterling, the Turkish lira and Spanish debt......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2017

Germany, China lift world stocks, Spanish worries ease

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares rose on Monday, with Chinese stocks hitting 21-month highs and Germany a record, while political uncertainty triggered big moves in sterling, the Turkish lira and Spanish debt......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2017

Puerto Rico Bonds Slide as Trump Says "Goodbye" to Territory"s Debt

Puerto Rico bond prices fell after President Trump said the U.S. territory’s $73 billion debt load may get out wiped out to help the island recover from Hurricane Maria......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 4th, 2017

Puerto Rico benchmark bond drops to record low after Trump remark

The price of Puerto Rico's benchmark general obligation bonds tumbled to a record low on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump suggested the island's massive debt load will have to be wiped out due to the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 4th, 2017

Putting America"s Record-Breaking $20 Trillion Debt In Global Context

The U.S. federal government just passed a record $20 trillion in publicly held debt. T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 23rd, 2017

Americans" Borrowing Hits Another Record. Time To Worry?

Americans owe more than ever before, with household debt hitting nearly $13 trillion. Some economists say the lessons of the credit bubble that led to the financial crisis are.....»»

Category: topSource: nprSep 12th, 2017

Canada Consumer Debt Follows US, Hits Record Levels

NAFTA is on the table but at least for 2/3rd of the union there is some union as Canada’s Consumer debt follows as scary pattern akin to America At the end of July, propriety data from UBS showed that US consumers are […] Th.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 25th, 2017