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By Carol Kando-Pineda Federal Trade Commission  There’s no doubt about it: you are responsible for your debts. If you fall behind in paying your creditors – or if you dispute the legitimacy of a debt - a debt collector may contact you. …
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Story by Lance Cpl. John Suleski From Marine Corps Air Station New River MARINE CORPS AIR STATION NEW RIVER, N.C. – The holiday season is an opportunity for spending time with family, festivities and oftentimes, shopping. This shopping for gifts, decorations and …
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By Elaine Sanchez, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Home ownership, military education benefits, car loans, spouse employment and indebtedness top the list of financial issues confronting service members and their families, a military finance expert said today. …
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Written by Holly Petraeus From www.consumerfinance.gov  As a lifetime military family member, I’ve seen first-hand the devastating impact financial scams and predatory lending can have on our military families. I also spent 6 years as the head of the Better Business …
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By Elaine Sanchez, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov WASHINGTON, D.C. – A young service member saddled with debt and in need of some quick cash doesn’t have to go far. Lenders offering same-day loans sit outside the gate of nearly …
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