Americans -- and retailers -- have grown to love the convenience of gift cards. Their terms have not always been consumer-friendly, though, and the law takes aim at some of them.
Fed issues rules addressing gift card fees, restrictions -- Clearer disclosures of gift card fees terms and conditions are also included in the rules that take effect in August 2010 ... (more)
Buyers' guide to gift cards: 5 questions to ask before buying -- Want to save money on gift card purchases? Ask yourself some key questions and do a bit of homework; your extra effort can mean cash left over in your pocket ... (more)See related: Back to main page: Credit card reform arrives, How the Credit CARD Act affects consumers, How the Credit CARD affects young adults under 21, A comprehensive guide to the Credit CARD Act of 2009, Complete archive of Credit CARD Act articles