The History of Credit Cards and Consumer Debt

The History of Credit Cards and Consumer Debt

Where did this modern epidemic of what I call the “Plastic Plague” come from? Most of us have been taught that buying things on credit is not only normal, but also the smartest way to purchase. We think we have to pay for everything with a credit card so we can rack...
Brexit

Brexit

I’m sure you’ve heard by now that last Thursday the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union (52% voted to leave, 48% voted to stay). The European Union (EU) is a political and economic partnership of 28 countries, mainly in Europe. The EU was...