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  • Credit card delinquency rate hits record low in Q2 Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    The rate of US credit card payments at least 90 days overdue fell to its lowest level in at least seven years, according to TransUnion.

  • Homeowner insurance fair?     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    According to Bankrate.com, homeowners with poor credit pay 91 percent more for homeowners insurance than people with excellent credit. Laura Adams, Insurancequotes.com senior analyst, discusses whether this is fair.

  • Higher rates for poor credit     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 2:16 PM ET

    Homeowners with poor credit pay 91 percent more for homeowners insurance than people with excellent credit, according to Bankrate.com, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • China’s credit slowdown raises risk of default Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 12:38 AM ET

    China's sharp credit growth slowdown in July may signal rising default risks in some parts of the economy, analysts said.

  • Amazon unveils Square & PayPal rival     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    Amazon is going after Square and PayPal with "Local Register". The "Squawk Alley" crew, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, discuss the credit card processing device designed to help small businesses.

  • Amazon launches 'Local Register'     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 9:16 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses Amazon's "Local Register," a credit card reader and mobile app for brick-and-mortar businesses. The reader will compete against PayPal and Square.

  • Silver lining to Asia's rising household debt Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Southeast Asia's high household debt may have a silver lining: policy makers won't need to tighten policy much to control rising inflation, ANZ said.

  • Easier loans? Credit score changes affect millions Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    The FICO credit scoring system will no longer penalize failures to pay if the issue has been resolved, the WSJ reported.

  • John Chambers, Standard & Poor's head of sovereign ratings, discusses the country's Treasury debt rating and if there is any hope for an upgrade.

  • Why ETFs may be the biggest bond worry Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Declining credit standards among bond issuers may be worrying, but the papers' buyers, especially ETFs, may also pose risks if liquidity dries up.

  • How to improve credit where better credit is due Saturday, 2 Aug 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    If you’re not happy with your credit score there are steps you can take to raise it and save money in the process.

  • Argentina defaults and its stocks …rise? Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 1:23 AM ET
    Protestor Francisco Sobrero holds a sign that translates as 'Vultures! Don't take our pound of meat' outside the office building of mediator Daniel Pollack July 30, 2014 in New York.

    Usually a sovereign default is negative for a country's markets, but Argentina's markets have rallied to 20-year highs despite the overhanging threat.

  • IMF: China must speed up reforms     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 9:16 PM ET

    Markus Rodlauer, Deputy Asia-Pacific Director at the IMF, says China's credit risk is still on the rise and warns that Beijing needs to speed up reforms in order not to compromise growth.

  • S&P cuts Argentina's credit rating further Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:05 PM ET
    Argentine Economic Minister Axel Kicillof is surrounded by members of the media as he arrives at an office to continue meetings with mediator Daniel Pollack in New York, July 30, 2014.

    Standard & Poor's cut its credit rating on Argentina's foreign-currency sovereign debt.

  • Better look at that credit report     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    These are some pretty important reasons why you shouldn't ignore your credit report.

  • Blooming bubbles in credit bear an eerie similarity Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 8:13 AM ET

    This time it is auto loans, not the housing market, that appear to be driving a credit bubble similar to the 2008 bubble. FT reports.

  • Tremendous speculation in the markets may result in a "surprise or accident" in the credit sector, says Jim Awad, Chairman of Plimsoll Mark Capital.

  • Why China hasn’t seen more defaults Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.

  • Fears rise as China faces second bond default     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:38 PM ET

    News that Chinese firm Huatong Road & Bridge may be at risk of a bond default have set alarm bells ringing among mainland investors. CNBC's Samantha Loring reports.

  • Default risks linger in China: UBS     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Factors like government intervention may have prevented default events from happening in China thus far but the risk of a credit default remains, says Donna Kwok, Senior China Economist at UBS.