Posts tagged “money”

Finally Debt Free

I made my final credit card payment this month, paying off almost $21,000 in credit card debt in about four years. Mandi Woodruff wrote about it for Business Insider: At 22, Berg graduated from the University of Hofstra armed with a shiny new diploma, the whole world at his feet and $21,000 in credit card debt. […]

Private Equity: Job Killer or Creator?

Romney made over $21 million in 2010 through capital gains through the private equity firm Bain Capital. NPR’s Planet Money explains exactly how companies such as Bain Capital make their money.