Politics & Government

August 18, 2009 5:26 PM

New limits on credit card issuers begin to take effect (finally)

The credit card legislation signed by President Barack Obama in May provides consumers their first morsel of relief on Thursday when card issuers must begin giving more notice before imposing rate increases or charging late fees. The new law's strongest provisions, however, don't go into effect until February.

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