Getting a credit card can be a daunting experience for some people…especially teens and their parents. On this week’s episode of the Money Jar Podcast, we talk to Producer, Alex Ward about his decision to avoid using credit cards thus far, and its resulting implications. Additionally, our host speaks with Forbes contributing writer and philanthropist, Devin Thorpe, as he discusses the myths surrounding the establishment of credit, and why having a credit card early is important for teens in learning financial responsibility.

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