022 The dangers of buy now pay later sites

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The dangers of buy now pay later sites

The prevalence of buy now, pay later websites has become a concern for me. I believe it can become a bigger issue than credit card debt.

I worry that this is going to be a huge problem in the future, especially with our young people. There’s a huge percentage of people who are used to having everything at their fingertips and having to pay for something in installments may seem to be a sweet deal because there’s no interest anyway.  However, there are possible hidden dangers that we will look at in the podcast. 

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Highlights

[01:53] Issues behind the buy now, pay later websites

[03:55] The impact of normalising buy now, pay later websites

[07:40] How to avoid the 'buy now, pay later' trend

Buy now, pay later

Often the buzz of having the item passes quickly, but the pain of paying for it remains

Eileen Adamson

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