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Carrying a balance on your credit card is about to get more costly.
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Just because your accounts apparently have not been compromised does not mean it can't still happen.
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Card debt hit a record high, while credit scores reached their highest point in a decade, as consumers loosen the purse strings.
Some people in public service jobs who believe they're on the path to loan forgiveness actually don't qualify.
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