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Old brochure reveals an age of credit card innocence

Daniel Ray

I’m a history buff, and I work for CreditCards.com, so I got a kick out of finding the brochure whose cover is pictured at right. It shows a bit of credit card history from an innocent time when credit cards were a new concept.

It’s a long story, but I ran across the brochure when cleaning out a house in South Florida.
I just love the wide-eyed look on the face of the stereotypical ’60s woman, pearls and all: Wow! Free money! Little does she know.

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