consider them the devil’s best weapon in driving you into insurmountable debt (indeed around 18m people received a default notice on their credit card bill last year), used properly, they could help manage your finances better thanks to interest free periods and balance transfer offers that operate like an interest free loan as long as you play by the rules.
Meanwhile, buying something with a credit card can afford you more protection than buying using a debit card or cash.
Some credit cards are even designed to help those with bad credit to improve their credit rating, helping open the door to a whole range of other financial products they may not have otherwise been eligible for.
Long gone are the days of simply using a credit card to buy goods and services.
That site was shockingly popular, and had millions of users, basically all of which were exposed through the leak of their confidential information.