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Regulating The Credit Card Industry: Good or Bad For Small ...
Mar 27, 2009 . A new report argues that government reins on the credit-card industry ultimately hurt businesses.
http://blogs.wsj.com/independentstreet/2009/03/27/regulating-the-credit-card-industry-good-or-bad-for-small-business/


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Got a beef with a credit card issuer? Here's how to file a complaint
Jul 27, 2011 . Can't resolve a problem you're having with your credit card issuer? . The Federal Reserve Board, which regulates banks that are members of .
http://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/file-complaint-about-credit-card-issuer-1282.php


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Who Regulates the Credit Card Industry?
It is widely known that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulates what is said on radio and television. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) .
http://www.essortment.com/regulates-credit-card-industry-17244.html


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House Passes Significant Credit Card Regulation In Bipartisan Vote
May 1, 2009 . Roxana Araujo is a financial crimes investigator for Florida's Office of Financial Regulation. It's her job to sniff out unscrupulous lending .
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/05/01/house-passes-significant_n_194473.html



Credit, ATM and Debit Cards: What to do if They're Lost or Stolen
Apr 24, 2009 . Many people find it easy and convenient to use credit cards and ATM or . Regulates state-chartered banks that are members of the Federal .
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/credit/cre04.shtm

BusinessWeek Debate Room Credit Cards: Regulate the Rates
Apr 16, 2008 . Credit Cards: Regulate the Rates. Via the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights, the U.S. should regulate the industry to protect consumers from .
http://www.businessweek.com/debateroom/archives/2008/05/police_those_ch.html



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Video: Who Regulates the Credit Card Industry? | eHow.com
Who Regulates the Credit Card Industry?. Part of the series: Credit Card Debt Information. The credit card industry is regulated by the Federal Trade .
http://www.ehow.com/video_4766586_regulates-credit-card-industry_.html



Regulating Credit Card Interchange
Jul 25, 2008 . The Credit Card Fair Fee Act (H.R. 5546) - creating an antitrust exemption for retailers allowing them to collectively negotiate agreements for .
http://blog.vantagecard.com/post/Regulating-Credit-Card-Interchange.aspx

Obama Eyes Credit Card Clampdown - ABC News
Jun 16, 2008 . He was joined at the event by Harvard law professor Elizabeth Warren, the nation's leading advocate of re-regulating credit card interest rates.
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/story?id=5174993&page=1


New Federal Laws Regulating Credit Card Companies Begin to ...
Sep 18, 2009 . The new Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act aims to protect consumers from unfair credit card company policies and .
http://knowledgebase.findlaw.com/kb/2009/Sep/47799.html


The Card Game - U.S. Looks to Australia on Curbing Credit Card ...
Nov 24, 2009 . The charges were the consequence of changes in credit card rules in . Club were not regulated because banks did not issue their cards.
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/25/your-money/credit-and-debit-cards/25card.html?pagewanted=all


TESTING THE SUBSTITUTION HYPOTHESIS: WOULD CREDIT ...
One of the strongest arguments against regulating credit cards is the substitution hypothesis . predicts the consequences of credit card regulation. Appointed .
http://bdp.law.harvard.edu/pdfs/papers/Littwin/Testing_Substitution.pdf

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Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulation - Mass.Gov
BURLINGTON, March 31, 2012 Hundreds of Bay State residents received free advice and assistance with personal finance issues ranging from credit card .
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/

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Congress Enacts Bill Regulating Credit Cards and Gift Cards
May 29, 2009 . The Credit CARD Act applies to open-end consumer credit card accounts and also regulates, for the first time, gift cards at the federal level.
http://www.pepperlaw.com/publications_update.aspx?ArticleKey=1503