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Missouri Man Paid $50,000 in Interest After Taking $2,500 in Payday Loans
Small payday loans are touted as quick, short-term access to money, but people like Elliott Clark of Kansas City, Missouri, call them "debt traps." A retired and disabled Marine, Clark still has a hard time talking about the more than 5 years in which he says he struggled to pay $50,000 in interest
To Love, Honor and Share a Credit Card Statement
Financial infidelity, such as hiding purchases or even bank accounts, is on the rise
'10% Happier with Dan Harris' and Meditation Teacher Steve Armstrong
Armstrong talked about "The Progress of Insight" and whether reaching nirvana through meditation is possible.
Michigan Couple Arraigned on Larceny Charges for Late Library Books
Two overdue library books have landed a married couple in Tecumseh, Michigan, afoul of the law. Not only have the husband and wife been fined more than $200, but they were arraigned in court Thursday, each charged with larceny of rental equipment. “We were appalled, totally appalled,” Catherine
Feds Crack Down on 'Phantom Debt Collection' Scheme
Federal and state authorities are cracking down on a multi-million-dollar “phantom debt collection” scheme that allegedly bilked at least $3.8 million from consumers who were tricked into paying off debts they didn’t owe. The action, brought by the Federal Trade Commission and Illinois Attorney
Your Identity Portfolio Can Make or Break You
No matter how good or lucky the investor, no one beats the market 100 percent of the time—unless, of course, you are Bobby Axelrod, Showtime 's Billions mega-investor. There is, however, an investment portfolio that is somewhat more predictable. It works along similar lines, but it is possible to
Inside the 'Dancing with the Stars' Rehearsal
ABC News' Charli James takes us inside the 'Dancing with the Stars' rehearsal with Ginger Zee and Val Chmerkovskiy.
The ABC News Fixer: 3 Scams to Watch Out For
Hi I'm Stephanie. Bittermann ABC news exec at a fixer is all about correcting it pops right back. So for national consumer protection week I tell you about three major scams and ripping op hard working people. The eight government today. Government agents scammer if somebody calls on the phone
Trump Wins Mississippi and Michigan
ABC News contributor LZ Granderson talks Donald Trump's campaign after the frontrunner won big in Mississippi and Michigan.