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US Debt and How It Affects the Economy - US Economy - About.com
Jan 3, 2015 ... The US debt is more than $18 trillion, the largest in the world. Here's the 3 reasons it grew so large, and how it damages U.S. economic growth.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/US_Debt.htm
US Debt Default - US Economy - About.com
Oct 17, 2013 ... Although the U.S. will probably not default on its debt, you need to know what debt default is, and how it would affect the economy if the U.S. did ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/p/US-Debt-Default.htm
US Debt Crisis: Summary, Timeline and Solutions - US Economy
Between 2010- 2013, the U.S. faced a debt crisis each year as tea party Republicans resisted raising the debt ceiling. Here's why it didn't work.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/a/US-Debt-Crisis.htm
US Debt Ceiling History - US Government - About.com
The U.S. debt ceiling history began way back in 1917 with the Second Liberty Bond Act, which helped finance the United States' entry into World War I. Since ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/federalbudgetprocess/a/US-Debt-Ceiling-History.htm
U.S. Debt to China: How Much Debt Does China Own? - US Economy
The U.S. debt to China is $1.25 trillion. Here's why America owes so much to China, and what happens if China calls in its loans.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/worldeconomy/p/What-Is-the-US-Debt-to-China.htm
U.S. Debt - How Much China Owns - US Government - About.com
Find out how much U.S. debt China really owns. See what other foreign governments hold in American government-backed securities and investments.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/moneymatters/ss/How-Much-US-Debt-Does-China-Own.htm
Debt Ceiling Definition, Why It's Raised, Past Crises - US Economy
Sep 24, 2014 ... The debt ceiling is a limit on how much debt the U.S. government can have. Here's how it's raised, what happens if it isn't, and recent crises.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/National-Debt-Ceiling.htm
USA National Debt Clock: Definition and History - US Economy
The U.S. debt clock tracks the national debt, which hit $18 trillion on 12/15/14. Find out its history, where it is, and other ways to track debt.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/p/USA-National-Debt-Clock.htm
National Debt by Year: Compared to GDP, and Major ... - US Economy
Here's national U.S. debt by year, compared to the size of the economy and whether there was a recession, war or other catastrophe.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usdebtanddeficit/a/National-Debt-by-Year.htm
Who Owns the US National Debt? How Much Is Owed? - US Economy
Jan 4, 2015 ... The $18 trillion U.S. national debt is owned by Social Security, the Fed, and foreign investors. Here's the major owners as of January 2015.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/f/Who-Owns-US-National-Debt.htm
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