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Americans Die Thousands Of Dollars In Debt

EXPERIAN COMPILED DATA ON ITS HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF CONSUMERS AND THEY FOUND THAT THE AVERAGE AMERICAN ACTUALLY DIES WITH $62,000 IN DEBT. THE NUMBERS ARE DEVASTATING. I THOUGHT THE STORY WAS TELLING AND IMPORTANT. IT REALLY GIVES YOU A SENSE OF HOW THE AMERICAN DREAM IS SO OUT OF REACH FOR SO MANY PEOPLE. […]

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U.S. Economy 101: national debt vs. national deficit | Just The FAQs

– You’ve probably heard that the U.S. government has a giant deficit. Well, it’s true. But what exactly is a deficit, and how is it different from debt? Deficit is defined as an annual difference between government spending and government revenue. Every year, the government takes in money in the form of taxes and other […]

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Student Loan Debt CRUSHING Millennials, And The Economy

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL IS REPORTING THAT FOR THE FIRST TIME MORE THAN HALF OF THE STATES IN THE US ARE REQUIRING STUDENTS TO PAY MORE INTUITION FOR STATE SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES COMPARED TO WHAT THE GOVERNMENT IS CONTRIBUTING TO THEIR TUITION. THESE AGAIN ARE GOVERNMENT-FUNDED, THEY ARE NOT PRIVATE SCHOOLS. HOWEVER HISTORICALLY THE GOVERNMENT […]

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How Chinese Debt & Business in China Have Evolved (w/ Fraser Howie)

FRASER HOWIE: My name’s Fraser Howie. I’m an independent analyst on China. And author of a number of books on the Chinese financial system, in particular, Red Capitalism, and then before that, Privatizing China. So I’ve been in Asia for about 25 years, primarily working in the financial sector– Hong Kong, Beijing, Hong Kong, again, […]

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