Posts by Pauline Paquin

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Money Lessons from the French

I grew up in Paris and it wasn’t until I started paying for my own trips, and living abroad, that I discovered the different money habits of people around the world. When I moved to the UK, I went to open a bank account and was offered a credit card and a line of credit.

A what?

When I left France, I was introduced to the wonderful world of rewards, free miles, cash back… and its darker side, double digit interest. But my debt-free upbringing didn’t let me fall for that.

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