Author, CREDIT CARD NATION
When you hear “paper or plastic”? Do you think method of payment or shopping bag. If you’re like the crowd, it’s method of payment. The average American family has monthly debt of $15,000. By their senior year, 84 percent of students have a credit card with an average debt of $4,000. And given today’s tough economy, employers consider credit score above GPA in evaluating job applicants. Dr. Robert Manning cautions against the marketing buzz. Get his advice on Getting Your Money’s Worth with Judith West.