Don’t let credit card debt be a scrooge
SEATTLE -- Holiday shopping is in full swing. Its a festive time when it gets real easy for consumers to throw down the plastic and think about paying the bills later. David Devine, senior vice-president of Columbia Bank says now's the time to focus on managing your spending. "What I like to employ is sort of an ounce of prevention approach to this." Devine said. "Start with a plan, budget up front what is you want to buy for gifts and how much you can spend."