Store Credit Cards: Do The Incentives Pay Off?

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Have you ever wondered whether you should have said "yes" when the cashier asked you if you wanted to open a store credit card account and save 10% off your purchase?

While store credit cards fundamentally work just like regular credit cards, they have unique advantages and disadvantages. I've written an article that examines the incentives stores offer with their credit cards, what pitfalls you might encounter if you sign up and whether the payoff could be worth opening an account.

Get the full story in my Investopedia article, Store Credit Cards: Do The Incentives Pay Off?

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