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63% credit card debt
50 job loss or pay cut
37 bad financial management
28 medical bills
15 business troubles
13 divorce
12% lawsuit or legal bills

Source: USA Today

The economy may be booming, but many consumers are going bust. More than one million people filed for bankruptcy last year, either structuring payments to repay some of their debt or else just wiping the slate clean. The pace is higher so far this year.

If you're experiencing financial stress--one telltale sign is paying only the minimum on credit card bills--talk to someone at Pacific Community Credit Union. We can help you find a solution you can live with.

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