Maurie Backman, The Motley Fool Published 6:00 a.m. ET March 29, 2019

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Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about the places in the country where the most credit card debt is. Buzz60, Buzz60

Americans are notorious for racking up credit card debt, but reveals a frightening statistic: A good 39 million Americans have been carrying credit card debt for at least two years.

Meanwhile, 14 percent of folks with credit card debt have been carrying a balance for at least five years, while 7 percent can’t even remember how long they’ve been in debt.

When we think of the reasons why people might end up with credit card debt, it’s easy to point