ace198 wrote:Some people say it is bad to pay off recent charges right away. Say it is better to pay in full when the statement comes. Would that be better or no?
Depending on what you are trying to accomplish. If you are looking for new credit, you might want to pay BEFORE the statement date, this way it will report zero balance to the CRA's.
If you are not looking for credit, it doesen't really matter, PIF when your statement comes is fine.