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More Americans Tapping BNPL Services for Groceries 'Shows the Height of Personal Desperation,' Harvard Research Says


As prices rise, Americans are increasingly finding new ways to make ends meet.

But with some necessary purchases, such as groceries, there are fewer options that don’t involve taking on debt.

That makes the option to pay later — through companies such as Klarna, Zip, Zilch, Affirm and Afterpay — look increasingly attractive.