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ABI offers periodic press briefings on timely topics of interest to the media. The press briefings feature ABI experts examining the timely issues and answering questions from participating journalists. An archived listing of educational press briefing is provided below.

For questions or more information about ABI's press briefings, please contact the ABI Public Affairs Manager John Hartgen at jhartgen@abiworld.org.

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Bankruptcy filings rising across the country and it could get worse - New York Post
August 11,2019
Bankruptcy filings rising across the country and it could get worse  New York Post While total bankruptcy petitions nationwide by consumers and businesses are still well below Great Recession levels, analysts say there is an unmistakable ...

More people are getting into debt and unable to repay their loans - MarketWatch
August 10,2019
More people are getting into debt and unable to repay their loans  MarketWatchBankruptcy petitions for consumers and businesses are on the rise. There was a 5% increase in total bankruptcy filings in July 2019 from the previous month, the ...

These four states have the highest bankruptcy rates in the US - USA TODAY
August 14,2019
These four states have the highest bankruptcy rates in the US  USA TODAYBankruptcies rose last month nationwide, and the highest rates were in four states in the South.