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Credit card laws take effect Feb. 22

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Credit card holders can circle Feb. 22 on their calendar as the day when new consumer protections laid out in the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 kick in. The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota explains what these new consumer protections mean to cardholders across the United States.


The U.S. Census Bureau predicts that in 2010, the number of credit card holders will grow to 181 million.

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