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Hurricane Maria poses new threat to debt-laden Puerto Rico
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It's already deep in a years-long debt debacle spurred by mismanaged funds, archaic energy policies and a struggling economy. Puerto Rico's government owes $74 billion to bondholders, and an additional $50 billion in pension obligations to teachers and ...

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U.S. cracks down on debt collection of private student loans - Reuters
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. consumer financial watchdog on Monday ordered National College Student Loan Trusts and its debt collector, Transworld ...
Student loan companies reach $21.6 million settlement over dubious debt collection lawsuitsWashington Post

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CNBC

Debt is the No. 1 cause of financial stress in 35 states—here are 5 ways to get free
CNBC
In fact, in the majority of U.S. states — a whopping 35 of them — debt is the No. 1 cause of financial stress, according to a recent survey by GOBankingRates of more than 7,000 adults in across all 50 states and the District of Columbia. That stress ...



Seeking Alpha

AT&T: Pay Down Debt
Seeking Alpha
Considering the Brazilian authority competitive concerns and the debt-load issues, selling the related assets appears prudent. As my research concluded when the regulatory issues in Brazil popped up last month, the news wasn't likely to derail the ...

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Los Angeles Times

Sinking under a heavy debt load? There's help
Los Angeles Times
Dear Liz: I am trying to get my finances in order and, like many, I am struggling. The majority of my debt comes from student loans, but I also have unsecured debt that is weighing me down. I work for a nonprofit and know I need to contact my lenders ...



Bloomberg

Forget Default: Deutsche Reckons Debt Market Risk Lies Elsewhere ...
Bloomberg
What's in a word? A lot when it comes to the term “liquidity.”

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Reuters

Global debt may be understated by $13 trillion: BIS
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Global debt may be under-reported by around $13 trillion because traditional accounting practices exclude foreign exchange derivatives used to hedge international trade and foreign currency bonds, the BIS said on Sunday. Bank for ...
BIS Hunts for 'Missing' Global Debt, InflationFox Business
Central bank cryptocurrencies - Bank for International SettlementsBank for International Settlements

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Fortune

Why Few in the GOP Are Complaining About the Nation's Soaring Debt
Fortune
Topping the immediate agenda, however, is a debt-financed drive to overhaul the tax code. Top Capitol Hill Republicans like House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky had for months promised that tax ...

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CNBC

The 10 colleges where students graduate with the least debt
CNBC
While some schools leave graduates shouldering an unbearable mountain of debt, others work with students to make sure they're not taking on more than they'll ...

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