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CA News & Special Reports Archive



  • 2001 Credit Card Survey.
    Consumer Action surveyed 109 credit cards issued by 45 companies and found growing costs and an increase in anti-consumer practices.



  • 2000 Financial Checklist Issue.
    This issue of CA News was designed to help you update your personal finances. Get help saving money and sorting out bank fees, credit reports, estate planning, insurance, income tax withholding, investments, and credit card costs.


  • 1999 - 2000 Credit Card Survey.
    In this issue, you'll find CA's annual pricing survey of 105 credit cards from 63 banks, as well as the 10 lowest rate cards CA found. Also, there are stories on getting information from help lines and card issuers' web sites.



  • EBT /EFT Update (1998).
    In this publication on Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) and Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) you will find the latest news from the U.S. Department of Treasury's EFT rule-making process, reports about current state EBT programs, information about direct deposit and low-cost bank account options and other news.

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