TITLE

Credit-Card Nation

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;4/17/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a study related to credit cards. The study finds that the prevalence of easy credit and the fact that 40 percent of college students carry balances on their cards has parents concerned that their kids are on the road to becoming an overieveraged. In the study, 59 percent of parents admit they do not have as much discipline as they would like when it comes to how they spend money and 71 percent strongly or moderately feel the need to reduce debt.
ACCESSION #
20487519

 

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