Balancing Act

June 2007
Convenience Store News;6/18/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p12
Trade Publication
The article discusses a study which concludes that credit-card usage has been steadily rising since 2003 in the U.S. The annual study conducted by Vertis Communications found 16 percent of total adults use three or more credit cards in 2007 in comparison to 10 percent of total adults surveyed in 2003. It states that the average monthly credit-card payment for cardholders increased from $500 in 2003 to $732 in 2007.


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