When the salesclerk asks if you'd like to save 15% on your purchases today, think hard before you say yes -- but also know that not everything that's tempting is sinful.
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Because swiping a card is less painful -- and less limiting -- than taking money out of your wallet, it's easy to get into debt. Climbing out is harder, but it can be done.
You could get turned down for your 'preapproved' credit card, and you might get a lower interest rate if you shop around on your own.
A growing number of consumers under the age of 35 are foregoing credit cards in favor of cash or debit cards to make purchases.
The right rewards card can reduce the burden of rising prices at the pump.
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