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As this nifty infographic from Online Schools reminds us, the season of sex, alcohol, and bad decisions is rapidly upon us. All of that fun and sun soaked up during spring break costs a pretty penny, however. Between Florida and Texas alone, students spend an estimated $1 billion. College students on average spend $1100 a week on spring break —
The latest figures are in: Americans are dumping debt. According to the Federal Reserve, personal credit card debt is on the decline. Their figures show Americans have paid off a whopping $101.2 billion in debt in the last 14 months. Our own figures here at BillShrink indicate this trend as well. Back in February 2009, 46% of our users noted
Did you know that this week is America Saves Week? From February 21-28, Americans are encouraged to “Build Wealth Not Debt.” Thankfully, BillShrink users are right on track. We delved into our data and found that more people are paying off their credit cards this year than they did last year! Back in February 2009, 46% of all users noted
On February 22, 2010, the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility, and Disclosure Act, better known as CARD, will go into effect and consumers can start breathing a little easier as some of the worst abuses in the industry are curtailed. Don’t start celebrating just yet, though. We predict that issuers are going to get creative seeking profits elsewhere, so it’s important
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More than 60 million Americans say they are likely to cut back on wireless service to save money if the economy gets worse over the next six months. But no need to be too hasty… the right cell phone plan can help you save money without reducing talk time or fun bonus features!