Six new insights about Americans’ borrowing habits

Americans borrow money to finance homes, cars, consumer products, and college educations. Borrowing at the right time for the right purpose can put families on the path to financial stability, but going into debt can also create financial peril. To understand more about how Americans use debt throughout their lifetime, we recently examined the credit records over a five-year period on a random sample of more than 5 million consumers.

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