What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Credit Cards & Consumerism?

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A swipe is a card with a magnetic strip and is made of plastic. You'll find the strip on credit cards, debit cards, and gas cards. The advantage is that it makes it easy to pay for things. The disadvantage is they can be stolen and easily used by someone else.
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