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In 1992, young adults carried almost $1,500 on their credit cards. By 2001, their debt grew to nearly $3,000

As borrowing increases among college students and teens, a task force teaches the consequences of getting in too deep

By Chris Berdik
Globe Correspondent / May 22, 2005

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Every year, Joan Feeney, chief judge of the US Bankruptcy Court in Boston, saw more young people come before her in crisis, already at a dead end, and as she puts it, ''pleading for time." (Full article: 1122 words)

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