Consumer use of credit cards rose dramatically during the late 20th century, fueled in part by real estate price increases that made homeowners wealthier. With the recent drop in home values, credit card debt has become a serious problem.
Many people enjoy catalog shopping because it can save time and is an easy and convenient way to shop from the comfort of your own home. This photo shows a woman on the phone, ordering from a catalog with her credit card at home.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities have seized the credit card records of former University of New Mexico Athletic Director Paul Krebs as they search for evidence of possible money laundering, fraud and embezzlement. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:59:14 -0400.
With current student loan debt estimated at over $1.6 trillion, more than credit card and auto combined, the United States is facing a higher education funding crisis. New studies call into question the best method of addressing this issue.
By Brian Boswell, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:00:00 -0400.
The Pentagon says there has been a cyber breach of Defence Department travel records that compromised the personal information and credit card data of U.S. military and civilian personnel.
CNBC. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 21:38 GMT.