You Needed Money for What?
Consumer debt in the United States hit a record high of $14.1 trillion last year, according to Experian, led by rises in almost every category, from student loans to credit cards. And while plenty of people are in the red simply because they're trying to make ends meet, that's not always the case. Personal loan comparison site Loanry surveyed more than 5,000 brokers and bankers to find out the strangest reasons they've been asked for a loan. Here are 20 of the biggest head-scratchers.