Credit cards have become a bad word in some parts of the personal finance world and especially when talking about becoming financially independent. But are credit cards as evil as we’ve all made them out to be? Of course we’ve all heard and seen stories about the damage credit cards have done to many people’s lives, some of it devastating to see (I highly recommend watching the documentary Maxed Out, a brilliant film that captures the heartbreak and turmoil these pieces of plastic can cause). No doubt these instruments of convenience can create great financial ruin if not used in the right manner, but what happens if you do? Continue reading Credit Cards: Can They Actually Work for You?