News and Articles About Debt
BY Alex CrippenBillionaire investor Warren Buffett says the threat to not raise the nation's debt limit is a 'political weapon of mass destruction' both sides need to resist.
BY Diana RansomPresident Obama is expected to sign a new student loan bill into law today. While it stands to reduce costs for many in the near term, students could face higher costs down the road.
BY Paige GanceU.S. consumers continued to pay down debt in the first quarter of 2013 as household wealth rose above its pre-recession peak.
BY Gael O'BrienThis month we tackle thorny questions about pirates, extreme imitation and angry creditors.
BY Scott ShaneTargeted minority-lending programs have had only limited success in encouraging new-business creation among minorities. Could crowd-funding help close the startup gap?
BY Diana RansomWith the Presidential election nearing, we break down the candidates' stance on small-business contracting and how they plan to invest -- or not invest -- future federal dollars.
BY Diana RansomIn choosing the conservative Congressman from Wisconsin, Mitt Romney makes a bold choice. But is it a good one?
BY Scott ShaneSelling equity in a business only makes sense for a business if there's a potential to generate substantial income on the investors' money.
BY Diana RansomFailure to meet an agreement over reducing the nation's debts could trigger a spate of spending cuts that could carry implications for small businesses.
BY Diana RansomAs the political bickering over the nation's debts goes on, business owners may be wondering how a default could affect them.
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