New Study Says Most People In LA Are Having A Tough Time Paying Their Rentin the LA/OC metro area, almost 60 percent of renters are "burdened," which means more than 30 percent of their income goes to rent.
LA Woman Lists College Diploma On eBay For $50,000A Los Angeles woman has decided to sell her college diploma after she says it's "never been used to get a job before."
California Pays Off $15 Billion In Costly Debt From 2004California is set to make its final payment on $15 billion in costly borrowing championed a decade ago by then-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Government Makes It Easier For Corinthian Students To Erase DebtThe federal government will make it easier for more students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges to get rid of their federal loans, officials announced Monday, as part of a new plan that could cost as much as $3.6 billion.
U.S. Auto Loans Soar To Highest In 8 yearsU.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers.
Redlands Family Owes $200K In Student Loans After Daughter's DeathWhen 27-year-old Lisa Mason lost her battle with liver cancer in 2009, her three young children became the responsibility of her parents — along with a tremendous student loan debt.
Lawmakers To Vote On $108B Spending PlanLawmakers are facing a Sunday deadline to pass a $108 billion spending plan that will meet Gov. Jerry Brown's demands for a rainy day fund and paying down debt while allocating some of the surplus to programs benefiting lower-income Californians.
Analyst Says Calif. Faces $340B In DebtCalifornia faces $340 billion in debts, or more than $8,500 for each of its 38 million residents, the nonpartisan Legislative Analyst's Office said Wednesday in recommending that the state set priorities for paying down its key long-term liabilities.
Analyst Calls California Budget Proposal 'Prudent'The Legislative Analyst's Office says Gov. Jerry Brown is on the right track with his 2014-15 budget proposal by focusing on paying down the state's massive debts.
Gov. Brown Plans To Tackle California’s ‘Wall Of Debt’ As Its Budget Surges To Record HighGov. Jerry Brown Thursday addressed details of the state budget for the new fiscal year, which provides for new spending on schools, health care, and social services, among other things.
Report: Brown To Propose Paying Down DebtGov. Jerry Brown's budget for the coming fiscal year calls for an 8.5 percent increase in general fund spending coupled with a dedication to pay down the state's debt by more than $11 billion,
Attorney: AEG Trying To Smear Michael Jackson As Debt-Ridden, IrresponsibleAttorneys for Michael Jackson's family accused concert promoter AEG of trying to smear the singer as debt-ridden and irresponsible through testimony from an expert financial witness.