Weekly payment stores allow customers to ‘rent’ expensive products with a view to purchasing them towards the end of the agreement. At first glance, this looks like a great deal. You get an item that you may not otherwise be able to afford and you get to keep the product once you’ve paid it off.
Store cards are everywhere; we’ve all got to the front of the queue in a shop and no sooner have we put our goods down we are being asked whether we’re interested in opening a store card and saving money. So what are they really all about and can they ever be wise to take