Debt Can Help or Hurt Wealth Building
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Debt Can Help or Hurt Wealth Building

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Money and credit are two items that affect nearly…

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As Loan Debts Rise, Foreclosures Dip
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As Loan Debts Rise, Foreclosures Dip

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist     A new economic analysis by the New York…

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Lawsuits Call Ferguson, Jennings Jails Debtors’ Prisons
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Lawsuits Call Ferguson, Jennings Jails Debtors’ Prisons

Paul Hampel, ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH   ST. LOUIS (STLToday.com)—Federal class-action lawsuits filed Sunday against the…

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GOP Focus for Congress; Cut Deficit, Don’t Stumble
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GOP Focus for Congress; Cut Deficit, Don’t Stumble

Alan Fram, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first Republican-dominated Congress to confront…

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Don’t Let Tempting Predatory Loans Spoil Holidays
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Don’t Let Tempting Predatory Loans Spoil Holidays

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   From Christmas carols to decorations that celebrate the season,…

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Debt Collectors Target the Elderly
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Debt Collectors Target the Elderly

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist For succeeding generations, retirement has been the time when older…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Charge-Off Debts
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Charge-Off Debts

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   With 19 of the nation’s banks annually selling $37…

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Americans in Debt
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Americans in Debt

Shocking report declares 77 million U.S. citizens in debt by Ashley Montgomery Special to the…

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Debt Settlement Programs are Misleading
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Debt Settlement Programs are Misleading

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist You’ve probably heard the advertisements on urban radio urging consumers…

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Credit Card Reform Fears Never Materialized
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Credit Card Reform Fears Never Materialized

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Since the enactment of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility…

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