Monday, January 08, 2007

10 Worst Credit Card Mistakes College Students Make

Don't let the headline from Money Smart Life's article fool you, these 10 rules apply to more than just college students. I have listed the top 10 mistakes below, but please see Money Smart Life for the details:

1) Opening a Credit Card for Free Stuf

2) Open Door Policy

3) Speculating on Credit

4) Taking the Card out for Night on the Town

5) Carrying a Balance

6) Opening Store Credit Cards for Discounts

7) Overspending, then Reporting Your Card Stolen

8) Buying an Engagement Ring

9) Paying For Friends

10) Forgetting to Pay the Bill



4 comments:

moneysmartlife said...

Glad you found the article useful. I agree, these mistakes don't apply only to college students, perhaps students are just more prone to commit them.

ALEISH said...

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Hope it will be helpful to your blog and your readers and serve as your their guide.

ALEISH said...

When you’re dealing with credit cards, you’re playing with fire. Unfortunately, there are plenty of people out there who don’t realize that, and make all sorts of dangerous mistakes with their credit cards every day. Here is a Top 5 Credit Card Mistakes article.

If you have credit problems and want to rebuild credit, here is the list of the credit card reviews of lenders that approves bad credit credit cards request.

Hope it will be helpful to your blog and your readers and serve as your their guide.

CreditCoach said...

)))))
WOW...
It’s useful. Indeed, when I was a student I used to relax by very wild ways. That time I had a lot of possibilities to lose my Ccard. Your rules are just like me that time)))