Copyright (c) 2008 Billy Alvaro
Everyone today is worried about credit card debt, but in most cases, they don’t have a clue how to do anything about it. In fact, for most people once they get into debt, they don’t have a clue how to get out again. In fact, for most of the population, it’s much easier to get into debt than it is to get out of it, especially with credit cards. Out of all the debt in our society, credit card debt is the major cause of bankruptcy and debt management plans.
How does it begin? Unfortunately banks play a large role in the high credit card debt that many consumers are carrying. With lucrative offers of low interest rates that expire after a year with no annual fees to rewards card that have everything from free flyer miles to cash bonuses, cardholders snap these cards up in a hurry in order to be able to take advantage of the many bonus offers. The bonus offers are the beginning of what will later culminate into a financial disaster. Unfortunately, many of these offers are targeted at young people