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Questions - Credit Cards - December 20-21, 2010

Credit Card Theft Up, but Americans Are Still More Confident About Charging Online
Fewer Americans Expect To Miss A Credit Card Payment In Next Six Months
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults

Conducted December 20-21, 2010

By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* Do credit cards tempt people to buy things they cannot afford?

 

2* How many credit cards do you haveā€¦one, two, three, more than three or do you not have a credit card?

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

3* Is the bad economy making you use your credit card more or less, or is it having no impact on how much you use your credit card?

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

4* Do you personally need to cut back on how much you use credit cards and other borrowing? 

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

5* Over the last six months, have you missed any credit card payments?

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

6* Looking ahead, how likely are you to miss a credit card payment in the next six months?

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

7* How comfortable are you using your credit card for online purchases?

 

(Answered only by those who have at least one credit card)

8* Have you ever had your credit card information stolen online?

 

9* Do most Americans need to cut back on how much they use credit cards and other borrowing?

 

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence