Holy cow, $20 trillion is a lot of money and a bunch of zeros. Luckily for us taxpayers, the average interest rate we are paying on this debt is below 2 percent. This means that the U.S. is paying around $400 billion per year in interest to our creditors (more than $1 billion per day). Our biggest creditors […]

via $20 trillion: That’s a lot of zeros in our national debt — Daily Republic

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