*Japan draft report warns "no guarantee" domestic investors will keep buying JGBs. But at the same time, he is trying to convince investors that over the longer term Japan will tackle a public debt that, at more than twice the nation's annual economic output, is the biggest in the developed world.» Read More
Financing company GMAC said in a regulatory filing Thursday that about $16.9 billion, or 58 percent, worth of its notes have been tendered as part of a plan to swap $38 billion of debt and amass enough regulatory capital to become a bank holding company.
Consumers will be shielded from increases in interest rates on existing account balances on their credit cards under new rules being adopted by federal regulators.
Debt relief companies don't do anything you can't do yourself - and they ruin your credit doing it.
The number of American homeowners dragged into the housing crisis fell last month to the lowest level since June as new state laws lengthened the foreclosure process, RealtyTrac reported Thursday.
German Finance Minister Peer Steinbrueck singled out British Prime Minister Gordon Brown for criticism in a "Newsweek" interview, accusing him of switching to economic policies that would saddle a generation with debt.
One way to do that is to absolutely, no matter what, avoid the trap of retail store credit cards.
You've heard the confessions. Now find out what you can do to stop these dirty debt seekers.
They'll lie, they'll cheat and sometimes they'll even break the law to get you to pay up. Here's how you can protect yourself.
Stay away from any so-called 'debt repair' companies. Many of them will just leave you even deeper in the hole.
Foreclosures will continue to rise unless the government comes up with an effective program that works for lenders and borrowers, sales of existing homes will bounce back and look for a major home builder to go belly up.
Look for whatever stimulation proposal to come out of the Obama administration to be focused on infrastructure spending, expect banks to sell a lot of debt and the Fed to cut interest rates again, if necessary.
Why you should avoid the 'subprime' of credit at all costs.
The travel industry is bracing for a painful holiday season as people scale back their discretionary spending. But that is good news for anyone who has yet to book a winter getaway, with hotels, airlines and cruise operators introducing last-minute deals to entice vacationers, the New York Times reports.
Watch the exclusive segment here to find out what John Ulzheimer recommends.
Our credit expert fields your questions on everything from debt settlement to Citigroup's new interest rate hike.
More of Carmen's tipf for how to make it through the holidays credit free.
Your FICO score is the be all and end all of your credit report, right? Wrong.
Motorists’ gas bills are down but instead of spending the money, they are putting it in the bank and paying debt.
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GE Capital said it received approval for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's temporary liquidity guarantee program under which the government guarantees certain banking debt.