Tag: debt

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Tenth Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Defendant in FDCPA Case on the Basis of Claim Preclusion

August 3, 2023

Via: LexBlog

On August 1, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit upheld a trial court’s order granting summary judgment in favor of a debt buyer holding that claim preclusion barred the plaintiff’s claims brought under the Fair Debt Collections […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Swap Spread Definition

October 19, 2020

Via: Investopedia

A swap spread is the difference between the fixed component of a given swap and the yield on a sovereign debt security with a similar maturity. In the U.S, the latter would be a U.S. Treasury security. Swaps themselves are […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Average Credit Card Debt Statistics In the US 2020

September 28, 2020

Via: Fit Small Business

The average American holds four credit cards, which isn’t surprising because credit cards are a handy way to finance purchases big and small—from groceries to big-ticket gadgets. However, far too often, Americans can’t afford their balances, miss payments, or get […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Dealing with Debt as an Entrepreneur

January 17, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, it’s important to know the difference between good debt and bad debt. Good debt comes in the form of loans, a mortgage or lines of credit that can be used to the company’s benefit. I call this productive […]