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Seattle Times

Debt, protectionism could drag down improving global economy
Seattle Times
A laborer takes bath after the day's work at a site where he makes cement blocks used for construction, in Bangalore, India, Saturday, June 24, 2017. There is no direct supply of potable water at homes in most of the poor neighborhoods in the country.

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CNBC

Illinois debt is about to be rated 'junk.' What that means
CNBC
A junk rating means the state is at a higher risk of repaying its debt. At that point, many mutual funds and individual investors — who make up more than half the buyers in the bond market — won't buy. Those willing to take a chance, such as ...

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Motley Fool

The Average American Has This Much Student-Loan Debt
Motley Fool
As of the fourth quarter of 2016, Americans owed a total of $1.31 trillion in student-loan debt -- more than for auto loans ($1.16 trillion) or credit card debt ($779 billion). Since there are approximately 126 million households in the United States ...

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Benzinga

How To Use A Debt Avalanche To Eliminate Your Debt
Benzinga
There's no quick fix or magic bullet for eliminating debt. However, coming up with a solid strategy for paying down debt and sticking to that plan is absolutely necessary. The smartest and fastest way to eliminate debt is a strategy known as the debt ...



Bloomberg

Mozambique Debt Probe Sees $500 Million in Unexplained Loans
Bloomberg
Mozambican state companies have failed to account for about a quarter of the proceeds of $2 billion in loans being investigated, according to a report by Kroll LLC that creditors said was needed for debt restructuring talks to start. “At least $500 ...
State loans at heart of Mozambique debt scandalFinancial Times
UPDATE 2-Mozambique debt audit says $500 million in loans unaccounted forReuters
Mozambique debt audit finds 500 mln USD in loans unaccounted forXinhua
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USA TODAY

How debt — yes, debt — can help you jumpstart your business
USA TODAY
Many business owners run in the other direction when they hear the word debt. But debt can help a business thrive. If you take away the stigma, you can see how it can be used to your advantage — if you know how to manage it. Here are four tips for ...



Reuters

As debt limit looms, House leaders eye bipartisan deal
Reuters
John Yarmuth, top Democrat on the U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee, told Reuters there is bipartisan interest in raising the debt limit before August. "There is talk going on, there is leadership conversation about this," said Yarmuth ...
Behind the secret budget deal that drove conservatives madPolitico
Ryan, Murray announce bipartisan budget dealMcClatchy Washington Bureau

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USA TODAY

Americans take on this much debt to pay for a vacation
USA TODAY
Summer is finally here and thoughts of taking a vacation and heading to the beach are on the minds of a lot of people right now. Many Americans spend countless hours planning and organizing the perfect summer vacation for their family. But one thing ...



CNBC

Here's how much the average American in their 30s has in student debt
CNBC
If you went to college in the United States, student debt is likely a big part of your financial report card. Approximately 70 percent of grads leave college with student debt, and over 44 million Americans hold a total of $1.4 trillion in student loan ...



Hospitals handling growing debt loads—for now
ModernHealthcare.com
Nashville-based HCA is preparing to sell $1.5 billion of senior secured notes with an interest rate of 5.5% that will be used to retire higher-cost debt and pay for the $725 million announced acquisition of three hospitals in Houston from rival Tenet ...


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