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When financial experts talk about the U.S. national debt, do your eyes glaze over? You may want to drink some coffee and pay attention, since the consequences of the national debt are unavoidable for investors. (You can ignore politics, but the government’s economic policies won’t ignore you.) A new “debt solution” is being seriously considered […]

While two of Trump’s cabinet members are going head-to-head on the country’s debt ceiling, congress is now divided over the issue as well. This could have a major impact on the economy, and the outcome won’t be favorable for Americans.

Two of Trump’s top advisors are going head-to-head over whether the U.S. debt ceiling should be raised. Markets are already nervous, and things could get ugly if a compromise isn’t reached.