Learn How to Avoid a College Credit Card Catastrophe
Aug 25th 2011 7:30PM
Updated Aug 26th 2011 12:49PM
As college students head to campus, many of them will discover the perils of credit cards. More than 40% of students have a credit card, and about a third of that group carries a balance from month to month, according to data from CreditCards.com. Here's the story of one student who learned about credit the hard way -- and some tips for managing plastic like a pro.