Credit card debt reaches record high in US

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. credit card debt has soared over the last couple of years and recently it reached a major milestone.Americans' combined credit card balances topped $1 trillion dollars last year, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.By comparison, combined credit... Read More.

On This Day, July 27, 1976: John Lennon gets his Green Card

On This Day, July 27, 1976...After a four-year legal battle, John Lennon received his Green Card, granting him permanent residency status in the United States.The Beatles icon faced deportation due to his political activism and 1968 marijuana conviction, but in 1975, the U.S. Court of Appeals overturned the deportation... Read More.

US credit card debt now totals nearly $1 trillion

(NEW YORK) -- U.S. consumer credit card debt has jumped to nearly $1 trillion, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said on Thursday.Credit card balances increased more than $60 billion over the three months ending in December, lifting the total amount of U.S.... Read More.