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ERIC Number: ED364707
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jan
Pages: 9
Abstractor: N/A
Credit Cards. Bulletin No. 721. (Revised.)
Fox, Linda Kirk
This cooperative extension bulletin provides basic information about credit cards and their use. It covers the following topics: types of credit cards (revolving credit, travel and entertainment, and debit); factors to consider when evaluating a credit card (interest rates, grace period, and annual membership fee); other credit card costs (late payment charges, fees for exceeding credit limits, charges for cash advances, and fees for special services); factors to consider when determining how many cards to carry; credit card consumer protection; unsolicited cards; disputes over merchandise or services; lost or stolen credit cards; credit cards and identification; secured credit cards, and federal enforcement agencies. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Idaho Univ., Moscow. Cooperative Extension Service.