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College students, credit cards: avoiding pitfalls

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College provides students with many "firsts," but one that comes with some potential risks is easy access to credit cards.

"College kids are bombarded by credit card applications," says Lori Zierl, UW-Extension family living educator in Pierce County. "It's common to see tables set up with representatives from financial institutions at sporting events or other student gatherings."

The reason?

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