Louis Hyman http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: Why do Americans have so much debt? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-why-do-americans-have-so-much-debt <p>On&nbsp;today&rsquo;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with Louis Hyman, author of <em>Borrow: The American Way of Debt, </em>and&nbsp;Gary Rivlin, author of <em>Broke, USA</em>. Last year, Americans were $2 trillion in debt. The average American owes more than $15,000 in credit card debt alone. How did we get here? Join us at 10 or email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org">feedback@yourcallradio.org</a>. When did this crisis begin? And how can we get out of it? How much debt do you carry? It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 6567 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Why do Americans have so much debt?