Credit Abuse Resistance Education Program (C.A.R.E.)


To educate young people about the hazards and pitfalls of credit card use and abuse.

Target audience

High School Juniors and Seniors

Program overview

A one-hour, interactive presentation by judges and lawyers focusing on the proper use of credit cards; the cost of credit, the effects of credit card use and abuse on credit availability, employment, and future educational opportunities; and the economic and personal effects of credit card abuse. See Program Outline for more details.

Students beware
Program sponsors

For Additional Information, contact:

Bankruptcy Judge Arthur B. Federman
Western District of Missouri
(816) 512-1911
Chief Bankruptcy Judge Robert Berger
District of Kansas
(913) 551-6732

C.A.R.E. Program Brochure
National C.A.R.E. Program
The Daily Record, May 10, 2005
The Kansas City Star, April 17, 2005
National Financial Literacy, April 2012

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