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The numbers don't even include student loans that are in deferment or forbearance because the borrower can't afford to pay.
Financial details have emerged about the woman whose complaint led to the resignation of the CIA head.
Maybe it really does take every dime to make ends meet. Or maybe you're not holding yourself accountable.
These common mistakes make it difficult to set aside money for emergencies and save for a comfortable retirement.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.