Most consumers have at least one credit card or bank-issued ATM card and likely use them on a daily basis. Banks are constantly creating new sales pitches and products to induce consumers to pick up the latest plastic card. However, not many of us understand the laws and regulations governing the use of credit and ATM cards. This section of FindLaw's Consumer Protection center includes articles and resources to help you navigate the complicated world of credit cards, including a primer on how to shop for a credit card and an overview of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.
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