Beverly Harzog: Confessions of a Credit Junkie [Video]

Watch our Google+ hangout with national credit card expert, author and consumer advocate Beverly Harzog. And check out her new book: Confessions of a Credit Junkie: Everything  You Need to Know to Avoid the Mistakes I Made.

In this interview, Beverly Harzog shares:

  • What Motivated Her to Write About Her Debt in “Confessions of a Credit Junkie”
  • How She Fell Into Credit Card Debt Despite Having an MBA and Working in Finance
  • What Caused Her to Start Taking Financial Responsibility and Paying Off Her Debt
  • Advice for Those Who Are Struggling with Debt
  • The Sacrifices She Made to Pay Off Her Debt
  • The 4 Credit Cards She Enjoys Using for Points and Rewards
  • How to Choose a Credit Card to Benefit Your Lifestyle
  • Why It’s Important to Read the Fine Print on Credit Card Applications
  • What Makes Her Cringe When Reading the Fine Print of Certain Credit Cards
  • Why You Should Never Take a Cash Advance on a Credit Card
  • How to Raise Credit-Smart Kids (And How She Helped Her Kids with Credit)
  • The Tool She Uses for Tracking and Managing Her Money
  • When She Enjoys Writing
  • And Much More …

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About Beverly Harzog

Beverly Harzog is a national credit card expert, author, and consumer advocate. She has appeared on Fox News, ABC News Now, CNN Newsource, and in major media markets, including New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, and San Francisco

She is referenced and quoted in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, CNN Money, SmartMoney,,,, Money, MSN Money, New York Daily News, Entrepreneur, CBS,,, Washington Post, etc.

She is the co-author of “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Person-to-Person Lending,” ” Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits: Four Keys to Unlock Your Business Potential,” and author of the forthcoming book “Confessions of a Credit Junkie: Everything You Need to Know to Avoid the Mistakes I Made.”

She earned her Master of Business Administration from the University of New Haven, and studied in the doctoral program at The University of Georgia.

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