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1:11 pm on Monday August 11, 2014

In SC, where 46 percent of folks have debt in collections, credit score change could help

People with unpaid medical bills, or debts that were paid off after going into collections, could find it easier to get a loan or a lower interest rate following a change in the way some credit scores are calculated. FICO, a private company that...
8:56 am on Wednesday January 22, 2014

Report: CCU Grads Have More Debt Than Any Public SC University

A new report says graduates at Coastal Carolina University are loaded with more student debt than any other public university in the state.  The report says students, on average, pay $7,000 more a year than students at other state schools. 
8:04 am on Wednesday May 8, 2013

Atlantic Beach almost $1 million in debt

A budget report released by the Town of Atlantic Beach shows the town owes $868,000 to various entities. The report is incomplete and the town is facing additional debt from outstanding lawsuits.
1:50 pm on Sunday June 24, 2012

S.C. Budget stuck between Republican on tax dollars

Flickr user Samantha Decker With the current South Carolina state budget for a myriad of programs expiring on July 1, the clock is ticking for both sides of the Republican controlled legislature to agree on a new deal. But the House and Senate are...
4:31 am on Sunday June 24, 2012

S.C. Budget stuck between Republican on tax dollars

Flickr user Samantha Decker With the current South Carolina state budget for a myriad of programs expiring on July 1, the clock is ticking for both sides of the Republican controlled legislature to agree on a new deal. But the House and Senate are...
1:06 pm on Saturday June 23, 2012

S.C. Budget stuck between Republican on tax dollars

Image by Flickr user Samantha Decker With the current South Carolina state budget for a myriad of programs expiring on July 1, the clock is ticking for both sides of the Republican controlled legislature to agree on a new deal. But the House and...
10:01 pm on Tuesday December 13, 2011

To cover debts, Spirit of South Carolina heads to auction

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DC The meticulously built tall ship replica, Spirit of South Carolina, has hit a bit of pride snag: it's to be sold at auction to pay off more than $2 million in debts accrued by the South Carolina Maritime Foundation....
2:32 am on Wednesday November 2, 2011

In ranking of broke folk, Charleston area hits No. 22

Image by Flickr user imabug Maybe folks in Charleston wouldn't be so broke if they stopped tapping it to the walls of The Griffin.Charleston, it's on top lists all the time — but usually it's for being a great tourist or food destination. This time...
1:16 pm on Sunday July 31, 2011

As S.C. delegation stands tall against debt deal, a hot dish of ridicule is served

Flickr user Samantha Decker Perhaps you've heard that the nation's leadership is barrelling towards a financial implosion over the debt ceiling and spending cuts? If so, then you've likely also heard that South Carolina's five Republican U.S....
9:10 am on Saturday July 30, 2011

As S.C. delegation stands tall against debt deal, a hot dish of ridicule is served

Image by Flickr user Samantha Decker Perhaps you've heard that the nation's leadership is barrelling towards a financial implosion over the debt ceiling and spending cuts? If so, then you've likely also heard that South Carolina's five Republican U...

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