En español | Even with the economy slipping off the tracks, you can still keep your finances on the straight and narrow. Here are some ways to better use your credit cards, keep more cash in your pocket, make some extra, and save what you have.
Know the Credit Traps
Many Hispanic families are seeing their credit card usage and debt steadily rise, and their credit scores fall. In a National Foundation for Credit Counseling/MSN Money study, 32 percent of Latinos reported credit scores below 700, which often translates to less favorable loan terms on major purchases from automobiles to homes.