Credit Card Mistakes

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Buyers and credit cards have a love/hate relationship. Only small pieces of plastic, and the owner’s name, and card number, and a strip of magnet, they play a large role in finance planning. The cards can be great to have when they are utilized properly, or they can be an enemy if used incorrectly.

Something that buyers are guilty of, is lots of them have too many credit cards linked to their names. It makes watching expenses a bit more difficult. It is possible that having a few cards won’t be an issue; however, if buyers see that balances are going up, it should be a warning that they don't need another card.

 

Consumers also seem to not understand introductory rate of new credit cards. Often, they think that the rates will not change; however after a couple months, they will increase.

A large mistake people make with credit cards is not reading the fine print, and not quite grasping the purpose of a credit card. This could be compared to purchasing a tool, and not having an idea that it may do harm as well as good. Be sure to read the fine print to be positive that you're not caught by credit cards.