Cara Henis

Posts by Cara Henis

Living with credit, Protecting yourself

All it takes to commit fraud is a little tape

A credit card issuer wouldn’t possibly accept a ripped-up and taped-together credit card application, would it? Yes, it would.
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Living with credit, Shopping

Britney Spears does something modestly — charge on credit

For a moment, let’s put aside her barefoot romp through a public gas station bathroom, lackluster parenting skills and forgefulness with foundational garments and give Britney Spears — or her father, who is currently managing her spending — a pat on the back for superb budgeting.
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Living with credit

Confessions of a lousy debt collector

This confession certainly won’t make me very popular: I was a debt collector. But at least I wasn’t very good at it.
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