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Posted 2023-02-01
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What Is the Best Strategy for Paying Off Credit Card Debt?

by Mary Clare Peate

Most of us use credit cards, and many of us have credit card debt. Economists and personal finance gurus disagree on the best strategies for paying off that debt across multiple credit cards. Check out our February 2023 issue of Page One Economics®: Focus on Finance to see why.

Posted 2023-01-03

Adjusting for Inflation

by Diego Mendez-Carbajo

As inflation raises the overall price level in an economy, the purchasing power of the dollar decreases and both borrowing and lending costs increase. The January 2023 issue of Page One Economics® discusses how price indexes can be used to transform nominal wages and interest rates into real, or inflation-adjusted, values.