Credit cards and Christmas shopping

Credit cards and Christmas shopping

Christmas is the time of year when everyone promises to keep the credit cards at home, but then hundreds of dollars suddenly find their way onto those card balances. It seems evil, but it really isn’t. The problem is the love/hate relationship that consumers...

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Linzi Hansen, of Elk River, Minn., requested her credit report after the Target breach, but the 24-year-old found the report frustrating and incomplete. No one had told her how to read it, and no credit score was included. “I was taught how to balance a...