debt debt  /ˈdɛt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the state of owing something (especially money)
  2. (n) money or goods or services owed by one person to another
  3. (n) an obligation to pay or do something

Usage(s):

  1. Andrew Sullivan is right on target about why the budget deficits--and national debt--are so high: it's the Republicans, obviously.
  2. The magnitude of French financial problems confronting the new Government was made evident by the publication of an expert report on on French indebtedness: Internal Debt.
  3. That's because credit card debt unlike mortgages is unsecured.

News

  1. Debt Financing For Your Startup Company

    When your business is a corporation and takes out a loan, it is incurring debt. Loans are a well-known and well-used method of raising capital. The biggest drawback to taking out a loan for your corporation is that a loan must be repaid, both principal and interest, if any. Further, if you personally guarantee the loan, the lender will expect you to repay the loan if the corporation is unable to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Arizona Debt Consolidation Quote Celebrates the Decrease in Arizona Debt, Vows to Continue Promoting Debt Education

    Arizona Debt Consolidation Quote is more encouraged to provide online debt education amidst the Moody’s report that Arizona is among the states with the most decrease in debt amount. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/debt_decrease_by_state/prweb10788221.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. National Debt Relief Promotes Budgeting Amidst Reports That U.S. Household Debt Continues to Go Down

    National Debt Relief is pleased with the news from MarketWatch.com regarding the decreasing household debt and encourages consumers to use budgeting as a tool to help in debt relief. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/budgeting/prweb10778756.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "Democratic leaders say their legislation will grow the economy," Jindal said. "What it will do is grow the government, increase our taxes down the line, and saddle future generations with debt. Who among us would ask our children for a loan,...
    on Feb 24, 2009 By: Bobby Jindal Source: CNN

  2. "If the public-option plan is in there, as a matter of conscience I will not allow this bill to come to a final vote, because I believe the debt [incurred by the bill] can break America and send us into a recession that is worse than the one we are...
    on Nov 8, 2009 By: Joe Lieberman Source: Voice of America

  3. "I believe our nation is at a crossroads and I can no longer align myself with a party that continues to pursue legislation that is bad for our country, hurts our economy, and drives us further and further into debt," Griffith, 67, said at a...
    on Dec 22, 2009 By: Parker Griffith Source: CBS News (blog)

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