Beware Credit Card Changes As You Charge Into Holiday Shopping


Pamela Yip, the personal finance columnist for the Dallas Morning News had an excellent article recently on the hazards of using credit cards for holiday shopping. The gist of the article is that there are many new charges that credit card companies have slipped into their contracts in advance of stiffer federal laws that take effect in February. Consumers need to be aware of these additional charges or may find themselves in over their heads with debt. Here are excerpts from the article....

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