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Experian: New Jersey Has 2nd Highest Credit Card Debt

( have taken on more credit card debt in the last few years. Overall credit card debt hit $807 billion in Q1 of 2019 in the US according to Experian, a 29% increase over the last 5 years. Consumer alert 2

Here are additional credit card trends:

  • New Jersey had the 2nd highest credit card debt among all states at $6,881 in Q1 of 2019.
  • The New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island Metro Area had an average credit card debt of $6,872 in 2019.
  • 60.5% of Americans had a credit card in Q1 2019, an 11% increase from Q1 of 2016.
  • The average credit card balance in Q1 2019 was $6,028
  • No Annual Fee and Secured Credit Cards were the most viewed credit cards in Q1 of 2019.


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published | June 2, 2019