I ran across this NYT article that places part of the blame for mass shootings on credit cards used to purchase firearms used to commit mass shootings.
How Banks Unwittingly Finance Mass Shootings
They are pushing banks to flag large gun purchases. At this point, the banks are resisting.
Dave Ramsey Rocks !
If you don't know Dave - check his website and listen to the free audio files of his radio show.
His basic plan is:
1) make minimum payments on all debts and use any extra...
i Pulled out my "old" CC Today.. i Realized it Had Expired in November Last Year.. i Don't Use it Much. So i Talked To Them About Getting Another and After Being Transfered to 4 Different People Was Finally Told "Sorry, But.. We Decline To Extend To You Any More Credit" WTF? i Have Good Credit...
the credit crunch has hit a new segment,those who have been using them to live now are hitting the wall.as their ability to service debt dries up so will economic growth which depends on a now tapped out consumer.
More Americans using credit cards to stay afloat
Posted by DeaconBenjamin