Credit Card Quotes by Diana DeGette, Wilbur Ross, Elizabeth Warren, Kim Rossmo, Mitch Hedberg, Walter Murch and many others.
Credit cards are the WORST investment
that you can make.
Stores are never nice
to people. They’re nice to credit cards.
I never had credit card debt… I was very much about trying to gain
, so it was about saving.
You can examine
from the point
of who would have maxed out their credit cards. Emma
Bovary would have maxed hers
out. No question. Mr. Scrooge
would not have. He would have snipped his up.
This is the worst
time to miss
a bill. Pay down any large credit card or other large revolving
accounts if you can, because high balances will hurt
your credit rating
. And avoid opening
any other accounts before the loan you’re pursuing
A check or credit card, a Gucci bag
of value will do. Give as you live.
Just like credit card companies, or those student loan
people. Now there’s evil
God’s dream is that you have an abundance
, that you be totally
out of debt, pay your house off, pay your credit cards off, and have so much overflow
that you can be a blessing
to everyone around you!
If you don’t have the money management skills
yet, using a debit card will ensure
you don’t overspend and rack
up debt on a credit card.
Someone stole my wallet last week. The guy called me up and he was mad
at me. He was like ‘you gotta
get your finances together
. You got no cash, your credit cards are maxed out. You don’t even have minutes
on your calling
card. I had to use my card to call
Here’s my rule
: You always want to pay cash for your own books, because if they look at the name on the credit card and then
they look at the name on the book jacket
, then there’s this look of such profound sympathy
for you that you had to resort
to this. It really is withering
The way the credit cards were
made in the ‘80s
to be a people’s form of capitalism
and be able to make it so that you could
get a loan that you would have been denied previous
, now that’s the way stocks are.
You want 21 percent risk
free? Pay off your credit cards.
But credit card debt is unsecured debt, which means if you get in trouble
pay off your credit card, you can discharge
it in bankruptcy. What are they going do to you? If you’re in a financial position
to just methodically pay off both
credit card and student loans, pay them all.
The world does not need another
When I was young, people lived from paycheck to paycheck. Today, it seems like they live from credit card payment to credit card payment.
You don’t realize how much
you use your credit card not even to buy things. It’s a card you get so you can navigate
Imagine you owe
credit cards, you owe five debts. So which debt should
you pay first? And the answer is very simple
: You should pay the one with the highest
interest rate first. But that’s not what people do.
You know what higher
interest rates mean. To you it means a higher mortgage payment, a higher car payment, a higher credit card payment. To our economy, it means business people will not borrow as much money, invest as much money, create
as many new
jobs, create as much wealth, raise
as many raises
Companies that make keys
, credit card companies, any company in the service
business – anything to do with a consumer is probably a software
An erection at will is the moral
equivalent of a valid
Once you get into debt, itвЂ™s hell
to get out. DonвЂ™t let credit card debt carry over. You canвЂ™t get ahead
I’m not a fan
of debt consolidation
. In my experience, many people “clear
” credit cards and other debt to get the one payment and never change
what they need to change to prevent getting into debt again.
Bad debt is debt that makes you poorer
. I count the mortgage on my home as bad
debt, because I’m the one paying on it. Other forms of bad debt are car payments
, credit card balances, or other consumer loans.
I can walk into a bookstore
and hand over my credit card and they don’t know who the hell I am. Maybe that says
something about bookstore clerks
When you walk into a store
and you want to buy something, you give them cash and they sell it to you. But very often
, you walk into our “store” and you want something
– a credit card, maybe, or a loan – and very often the answer is “No,” even if you’re a large corporation
There’s more student debt than credit card debt! Everywhere I go, I run into young people trying to build careers while
they keep shelling out money on their education loans. If the economy is looking
for a new generation
of home-buyers, I can’t imagine
they’ll get it from these folks
I use debit cards
purchases, as I don’t believe
in credit cards. But this has caused
problems, especially with American touring
, because I refuse
to have a credit card – and in America you can’t pay for anything on a debit card.
A cash advance
on a credit card is one of the worst types of borrowing
because the interest rate is typically 21 percent or more.
If I use my credit card… and they go, ‘Oh
, there’s Lisa Frank
who makes the stickers!’ I go, ‘Isn’t that the craziest
thing, that I have the same name?’
is this cure
all for this problem. Get people to give you their credit card and I guarantee
you they’re actually interested.
People who recognize
that money won’t buy happiness are still willing to see if credit cards will do the trick
I’m totally normal in every respect
, but I have this one quirk – I can’t give out a number without laughing
. It’s a problem when I’m giving
my credit card number over the phone because they always think: ‘He must have just stolen
Under the old system
– which is now so archaic
that a lot of people can’t remember it – if you wanted
money you had to go to the bank and take the money out in cash form, and you couldn’t take out money that you didn’t have. But with the credit card you can spend money you don’t have, and that is just so tempting