Credit 101 for Teens and Young Adults

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Credit 101 for Teens and Young Adults

New credit card laws require people under twenty-one to either have a co-signer or prove they can pay their bills. Teaching young people how to manage money responsibly and build a good credit history.

New credit card laws require people under twenty-one to either have a co-signer or prove they can pay their bills. Teaching young people how to manage money responsibly and build a good credit history.

Guests

Edmund Mierzwinski

Director, U.S. PIRG Consumer Program

Adam Levin

Co-founder of Credit.com and Identity Theft 911. He is a former Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.

Karen Blumenthal

writes the Wall Street Journal's "Getting Going" column, author of "the Wall Street Journal Guide to Starting Your Financial Life."

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