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Average auto loan debt grew 5.2% in 2023. How will it affect car buyers in 2024?

Experian looked at its anonymized credit data to observe recent trends in auto financing and analyze how those trends may continue to affect car buyers in 2024.
Chris Horymski
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As the average credit card balance surpasses $6.5K, here's how to tackle debt on a budget

In light of increasing average credit card debt, Experian breaks down 7 ways to reduce your credit card debt on a budget
Brianna McGurran
2 days ago

While average personal debt has dropped since 2019, a third of Americans say they're carrying the highest debt ever

Money.com dives into a 2023 Northwestern Mutual and the Harris Poll survey, along with Federal Reserve Data, to uncover how much debt the average American has.
Mary Ellen Cagnassola
2 days ago

The county receiving the most Small Business Administration loans in each state

Flippa identified the county in each state where applicants were approved for the most Small Business Administration loan funds per capita in 2023.
Paxtyn Merten
2 days ago
More money matters
How has US wealth evolved since the 1980s?
How do people allocate their wealth? The Wealth Enhancement Group analyzed data published by the Federal Reserve to answer this question.
Wade Zhou
Thursday, February 22
5 things you should always look for in a bank, according to a certified banking professional
GOBankingRates consulted a financial expert to identify the five things you should always look for in a bank.
Heather Taylor
Tuesday, February 20
Separate vs. joint bank accounts: Important tips Canadian couples need to consider to manage their money
Attention Canadian couples: Money.ca outlines the pros and cons of choosing between separate or joint bank accounts.
Jordann Brown
Tuesday, February 20
10 mistakes people commonly make with their banking, according to bank tellers
GOBankingRates spoke with two bank tellers to uncover the 10 mistakes people should avoid with their banking.
Jordan Rosenfeld
Friday, February 16
Where companies have adopted AI—and where they are planning to do so in the near future
Verbit analyzed survey data from the Census Bureau to see which states have the most companies that are enthusiastic about artificial intelligence.
Wade Zhou
Friday, February 16
The best universities for computer science in 5 global regions
Revelo collected rankings from U.S. News and World Report to identify the top universities for computer science within five global regions.
Dom DiFurio, Data Work By Paxtyn Merten
Thursday, February 15
Can you pay taxes with a credit card?
With tax season now upon us, BestCards outlines the pros and cons of paying taxes with a credit card.
Cory Santos
Wednesday, February 14
10 US cities that added the most high-income households
SmartAsset ranked 345 of the largest U.S. cities to determine where the proportion of high-income households grew the most over one year according to the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
Jaclyn DeJohn
Tuesday, February 13
Millennials may be the real winners of baby boomers' pandemic wealth accumulation
Creditnews looks into the "great wealth transfer" and what effect it may have on millennials.
Sam Bourgi
Tuesday, February 13
Millennials own less than half the real estate wealth of boomers—can they catch up?
Creditnews dives into how, with little to no equity under their belt and facing near-historic interest rates, Millennials and Gen Z have struggled to break into the housing market.
Dan Runkevicius
Monday, February 12

How US venture capital has grown in the last 15 years

Flippa analyzed the growth in venture capital activity over the past 15 years using data from the National Venture Capital Association.
Ben Popken, Data Work By Paxtyn Merten
Friday, February 9

Is discussing finances with your date a mood killer? Here's the tea on dating and credit

Experian surveyed 1,000 single and committed Generation Z and millennial consumers about dating and credit.
Chris Horymski
Thursday, February 8

These car insurance providers have the highest market share in each state

Insurify mapped car insurance providers with the highest market share by state, using data from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
Natalie P. McNeal, Data Work By Paxtyn Merten
Thursday, February 8

10 industries where the smallest businesses pay the highest wages

Next Insurance identified industries where small businesses paid the highest wages, using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Martha Sandoval
Wednesday, February 7
More news about money
The 25 best cities for Black women to flourish financially
MoneyGeek analyzed data on income, the cost of crime, homeownership, and poverty levels from 164 cities across the United States to rank the best — and worst — cities for Black women to live and financially flourish in.
Erin C. Perkins
Wednesday, February 7
Consumers are more likely to track health and fitness data than changes to their credit
Experian surveyed over 1,000 consumers about how or if they track everyday activities, such as health and fitness and their credit score.
Chris Horymski
Wednesday, February 7
3 Ways to Prioritize Financial Wellness — Without Cutting Out the Fun Stuff — in 2024
(BPT) - By Mary Hines Droesch, Head of Consumer, Small Business & Wealth Management Banking and Lending ProductsIf you’ve been grocery shopping lately, you’ve probably cursed …
Tuesday, February 6
A look at the average consultant salary by industry
Simply Business analyzed data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to see the average hourly pay for different types of consultants in 2023.
Lauren Slagter
Tuesday, February 6
When salt was gold: The evolution of two commodities
SD Bullion researched the history of salt and gold, from their convergence in value long ago to the modern-day difference in cost between the two.
Beth Mowbray
Tuesday, February 6