Your Credit Card Bill of Rights Kicks In Today

You probably aren’t used to seeing headlines like this come out of Washington:
Austan Goolsbee of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers talks about the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure (CARD) Act of 2009 - also known as the Credit Card Bill of Rights - which the President signed in May and which starts kicking in today.  Watch the video to get a taste of the types of credit card headaches you won't have to deal with anymore.

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Goolsbee did a thorough interview on this legislation around the time of the signing with the Consumerist, for more information go check it out.

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