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21% of First-Year College Students Had a Credit Card in 2012

21% of First-Year College Students Had a Credit Card in 2012

A recent study by Sallie Mae showed 21 percent of college freshmen had a credit card in 2012 And among college seniors, the number jumps to 60 percent. While this probably isn’t surprising to... read more »

16% of Those Aged 18-29 Had No Credit Cards in 2012

16% of Those Aged 18-29 Had No Credit Cards in 2012

Younger Americans are less inclined to take on debt these days, especially credit card debt. According to a recent consumer analysis from FICO, 16 percent of Americans aged 18 to 29 had no credit... read more »