The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

8 January 2007

You want finance charges with that?

Americans charged $51 billion worth of fast food last year, about 32 percent of all burgers, shakes, fries, tacos, whatever. I'd like to think most of this was done on debit cards, but somewhere out there is some shlub who's paying 19.9 percent interest on a McRib.

Posted at 2:05 PM to Common Cents