College Students a Prime Target for Credit Card Promotions: Students Need to Do their Homework to Avoid Fees
As the fall semester begins, freshman arriving on campus will face many new challenges in the year ahead. The lesson of managing their money is one that can have a long-lasting effect.
Many students are faced for the first time in their lives with the task of paying bills and living on a budget, all while learning how to balance classes and often work demands. It is not uncommon for students to feel overwhelmed with these new circumstances and seek out opportunities to help them pay the bills.
Credit card companies know this too, which is why college students are a prime target for credit card promotions.
Better Business Bureau® Serving Central Indiana encourages students to do their homework and be smart about their finances. Parents can help by talking about money management strategies and establishing a plan together.
A new student may receive letters to sign up for pre-approved credit cards, Better Business Bureau® Serving Central Indiana offers these tips:
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