Credit Card Reform Act of 2008–Congress to the Rescue
A description of the key provisions of the Credit Card Reform Act of 2008.
Consumers weigh in on credit card legislation - Jul. 21, 2008
Jul 21, 2008 . NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Ever find yourself going off on the customer service representative after a particularly steep credit card fee or .
Federal Reserve Board to vote on credit-card rules - Dec. 16, 2008
Dec 16, 2008 . NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Cash-strapped consumers might get some welcome news on Thursday when regulators vote to rein in .
Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2008 ...
Jul 10, 2008. S. 3252 (110th). A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act , to ban abusive credit practices, enhance consumer disclosures, protect .
Additional findings from the survey are:
H.R.5546: Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2008 - U.S. Congress ...
Mar 5, 2008 . Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.R.5546 Credit Card Fair Fee Act of .
The Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights - Credit Slips
Feb 25, 2008 . We at the Slips have been remarkably silent about the proposed Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights, easily the most major proposed credit card .
FRB: Press Release--Federal Reserve approves rules that will better ...
Release Date: December 18, 2008 . The final rules prohibiting certain credit card practices were adopted under the Federal Trade Commission Act, and are .
Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2008 - H.R. 5546
A bill proposed by Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich) and Rep. Chris Cannon (R-Utah) that would allow businesses to negotiate their credit card transaction fees.
8 New Credit Card Reform Rules You Should Know | Shrinkage Is ...
Dec 17, 2008 . Cal December 18, 2008 at 8:51 am. As the Bill is due to take effect in 2010, what's to prevent credit card companies from rushing to inflate .
On introductory bonuses, the survey found that:
Regulatory Pressure Increases on Credit Card Industry - NYTimes.com
By JANE BIRNBAUM. Published: July 5, 2008. Consumer advocates say regulation of the credit card industry has long been without teeth. But as card holders .
Credit CARD Act of 2009 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is comprehensive credit card reform legislation that aims "...to establish fair and . Credit CARD Act of 2009 • Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 .
How Visa Courted Nancy Pelosi, Hoping to Forestall Swipe-Fee ...
Nov 14, 2011 . Even when the credit-card giant couldn't persuade the then–House . on any credit-card legislation until after the 2008 presidential election.
Credit Card Reform Legislation, Glossary of Financial Terms ...
Congress has passed credit card reform legislation in order to protect . Under the Credit Card Reform Act (2008) credit card companies can no longer charge .
Red Tape - Congress debates new credit card law
Apr 17, 2008 . A Catch-22 for consumers came sharply into focus Thursday at a testy congressional hearing on a proposed Credit Cardholders Bill of Rights, .
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