Read the case study below and choose the best possible answer to
the following questions.
During Jennifer’s first year of college, she and her friends
made a weekly trip to the mall. Most of the time they would just
hang out, but Jennifer had applied for several store credit cards.
It didn’t seem like a big deal. She would buy a few things each
week, and the card made it really easy. Jennifer had a work-study
job on campus, but with all her other bills, she was having a hard
time making the card payments. At the end of the semester she was
$2,000 in debt and was two months behind making the minimum
How could Jennifer have avoided this situation?