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Holiday debit card drawbacks

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(CBS 8) - Before you go holiday shopping, keep in mind that 12 million people still have purchases on their credit cards from last year.

But don't think paying as you go with your debit card is necessarily the answer.

Consumer Reports Money Adviser warns that there can be serious drawbacks to using your debit card for holiday purchases.

For more in this Your Money story, view Marcella Lee's video report.

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