credit card act, credit card accountability, responsibilitiy and disclosure act
Beginning in August 2009, there will be changes that affect consumer credit card bill¬ings. On May 22, 2009, President Barack Obama signed the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 (Credit CARD Act of 2009). The law is designed to protect consumers from some practices by credit card companies.
Johnson, Carrie; County, Charles Mix; and Gorham, Elizabeth, "Credit CARD Act of 2009:
The Changes and When They Take Effect" (2009). SDSU Extension Extra Archives. 498.
Updated November 2009.