Yellen urges Congress to raise debt limit, warns Treasury will deploy ‘extraordinary measures’ soon

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Friday urged Congress to raise or suspend the debt ceiling by the end of the month, warning that her…

Yellen snubs Senate GOP as debt ceiling expiration looms

House Appropriations State, Foreign Ops, and Related Programs Subcommittee holds hearing on Department of the Treasury Int Programs FY22 Budget Request Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen turned down a request from…

How to save money on your personal loan — and pay off your debt faster

If your personal loan has a high interest rate or a long repayment term, it may be costing you more money than you realize. Read these tips for saving money…

Biden’s Education Department hires student loan forgiveness advocate: How your college debt could be impacted

The Biden administration has hired a student loans expert who believes the Education Secretary has the legal authority to forgive student debt under executive order. Here’s what that means for…

Yellen says Treasury prepared to deploy extraordinary debt limit measures as July deadline looms

Former Treasury Department spokesperson Monica Crowley on the Biden administration and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen pushing a global minimum tax rate.  Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Tuesday that she’s prepared…

Will Biden cancel student debt with an executive order?

Are you banking on having a portion of your student loans canceled? Read this first.  (iStock) The majority of college graduates took out federal student loans to finance their education,…

What is the debt ceiling?

CreditCards.com industry analyst Ted Rossman details a study that shows 44% of Americans are willing to take on discretionary debt to spend on goods and services in the second half…

98% of Public Service Loan Forgiveness applications rejected: What to do with your college debt

98% of those who applied for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program were denied, as of April 2021. Here’s what to do with your student loans if your application was…

How to pay off $60,000 in credit card debt

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although…

Americans rank debt payoff as highest financial priority, study shows — How to make it happen

The No. 1 personal finance goal for Americans is debt repayment, a recent study showed. Consider paying off your debt with one of these debt management strategies.  (iStock) Debt can…