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Consumer alert: tips to save big bucks and avoid credit card debt

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70 percent of Americans have at least one credit card, and collectively, we've accumulated a trillion dollars in credit card debt.

In this consumer alert, Channel 2's Ernie Bjorkman has some helpful credit card tips that could save you big money as you shop for the holidays.