A local grandmother is calling for a change in policy at Green Primary School after she said her grandson was embarrassed by the cafeteria staff, WEWS reported.
Americans borrowed a staggering $88 billion in the past year to pay for health care, a new survey finds.
The Trump administration is floating several policy proposals to address student loan debt, as college affordability becomes a popular topic for Democrats on the 2020 campaign trail.
On Saturday, the federal borrowing limit set by Congress kicks back in, freezing US debt at its current level -- a shade over $22 trillion, a record high -- and there's no clear plan in sight for lawmakers to extend new borrowing power.
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has cleared more than $560,000 worth of debt owed by farmers, amid a wider agricultural crisis that has forced many rural workers into extreme poverty.
Take a look at which states have the most and least student debt, as ranked by personal finance website WalletHub.
A number of potential 2020 Democratic presidential contenders are behind a bill that would allow Puerto Rico to terminate its $73 billion in debt.
About four in ten people who've gone to college have taken out loans to pay for school. But some people are taking on a lot more debt than others.
Students entering college this year could pay more than $190,000 for a bachelor's degree. Meanwhile, others will pay next to nothing.
While medical bills are a leading source of personal bankruptcy in the United States, a far more common problem is their damage to people's credit.
Financial stress in the retail industry is at a historic high.
If you've been paying off student loans, don't make the mistake of filing your taxes without getting a deduction on the interest you've paid on your loans.
Interest payments on US debt could quadruple to an eye-popping $1.05 trillion by 2028 if current policies stay in effect.
Big loans from China can come with big headaches.
Brazil is struggling to prove that it's cleaning up corruption and fixing its economy.
Iconic American guitar manufacturer Gibson is facing some financial blues.
It's a strange time to pick a fight with your biggest lender.
America's biggest foreign creditor is opening its wallet wider.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen raised concerns Wednesday that deficits, which are expected to be driven higher by the tax plan now in Congress, may give policy makers little room to respond to a future recession.
A Chinese woman who found herself in $3.7 million worth of personal debt changed her appearance with plastic surgery in order to avoid paying it.
On Friday Trios Health officials held a press conference just one day after they announced that they will be filing for Chapter 9 bankruptcy.
Nearly half of Americans say their expenses are equal to or greater than their income, according to a new study from the Center for Financial Services Innovation. And for those 18 to 25 the percentage is over half, up to 54%.
It wasn't too long ago that Sunethra Muralidhara was buried under a mountain of debt.