When we're in the middle of a shopping spree and stumble across the one thing we absolutely have to have, we're not thinking about emergencies. This is the emergency, right here and now. A killer outfit, that sick vape kit, this sale on plane tickets so you can sneak off to Vegas or Cancún or Rio. It feels right. And so, you shamefully turn to an old friend: your "emergency" card.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blog.debtdecimator.com/the-emergency-card-a-necessary-evil/