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5 tips for the new credit card era [Bankrate.com]

Sunday, February 7, 2010 - 7:48 AM
From Bankrate.com
Consumers will face new realities under the provisions of the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure, or CARD, Act
One tip that may be useful for those who don't carry a balance is the change in overlimit fees:
Under the CARD Act, a purchase that exceeds the credit limit can't trigger an overlimit fee unless the cardholder has opted in to allow overlimit transactions.
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