Americans In Debt Interview with WIOD Radio Miami
CreditCards.com Senior Industry Analyst Matt Schulz spoke on Thursday, December 10, 2015 with WIOD Radio Miami about the December 2015 Americans In Debt survey. The interview and transcript are below.
Interviewer: In debt. Everyone is facing some sort of debt. Many Americans are feeling weighed down by it. A new CreditCards.com survey finds one in five people believe that they are actually going to die with these debts. Spokesman Matt Schultz says some people feel a little optimistic that they will be able to pay things off in time.
Matt Schultz: Millennials are actually the most optimistic of any age group about their finances, because only about one in ten of the claim that they’ll never be debt free.
Interviewer: He says about 22% of people say that they are currently debt free.