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When Should You Use Credit?

Directions: Decide if you think it would be wise to use credit to make these purchases. For each one, put a check by your answer.

Activity

This activity can be filled out and printed, or it can be completed online to save your answers.

Decide if you think it would be wise to use credit to make these purchases:

Yes
No
Maybe
 
Would you use credit to buy appliances, furniture, or other things for your home?
Would you use credit to buy gasoline or food?
Would you use credit to buy a home or pay for a college education?
Would you use credit instead of cash or checks to make several purchases in one store?
Would you use credit to purchase something that costs $8.50?
Would you use credit to purchase something on sale?
Would you use credit to pay for a vacation?
Would you use credit if you couldn’t save enough money to buy something you wanted?