Thursday, December 26, 2013

Merry Crisis! X-mas Credit Card frenzy buries Brits under Debt

Turkey, gifts and a tipple or two... but all these Christmas pleasures come at a hefty cost - one that many families in the UK will struggle to pay back. A new study says it will take the average household until almost the middle of 2014 to get over the debt bump. But as Laura Smith reports, nothing could be further from the minds of the credit-card-wielding consumers on the streets of London.