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Household Debt and Credit Cards in the U.S.

Outstanding credit card receivables tied to Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover commercial and consumer card products combined with all private label (store, gasoline, medical, etc.) card products was $1.003 trillion at year-end 2020. In this article, credit card debt shown was compiled by the Nilson Report from its surveys of financial institutions and private label lenders. The number of households in the United States, a calculation of the U.S. Census Bureau, was 128.5 million for 2020, down 0.1% from 2019. This was the first reported decline in the number of households in th...

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August 2021
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35 Years of Credit Card and Household Debt in the U.S.

Credit Card Debt and Consumer Credit 1980-2020 and Debt as a Percentage of Credit

Top 5 Mastercard and Visa Issuers in MEA 2010 vs. 2020

Top Card Issuers in the Middle East and Africa—2020

Top 50 Credit Card Issuers in Middle East and Africa—2020

Top 50 Debit Card Issuers in Middle East and Africa—2020

Largest BNPL Firms

U.S. General Purpose Cards—Midyear 2021 vs. Midyear 2020

Investments & Acquisitions—July 2021