Is your credit card disconnecting you from money?

Is your credit card maxed out again? Do you whip out your credit card at the check-out as an automatic reflex?

Do you think of your unused credit card limit as dollars still to be spent? Is your available credit like some sort of bonus? Is saving for things foreign to you?

Chances are you have a credit card habit that is causing you harm. Financial counsellor Fiona Hawkins said frequent credit card users often become disconnected from their own money. People can stop thinking about how much money they really have said Hawkins.

Source: The Age