TITLE

The New American Dream

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Aug1997, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on the television show "Debt," which embodies the state of personal finance in the U.S. Contestants vie with each other--not to win cars or cash or Hawaiian cruises--but to pay off already accumulated personal debts. In its first year, the show not only won a CableACE award, it wiped out $850,000 in contestant indebtedness.
ACCESSION #
9708310879

 

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