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Video: New card law changes relationship between colleges, issuers

The Credit CARD Act changes the once-secret agreements between card issuers and colleges by requiring schools to report any deals they make with card companies to the Federal Reserve Board.

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Video: Big changes coming to bad-credit credit cards

The new credit card law -- much of which takes effect on Feb. 22 -- has provisions that protect people with bad credit. Specifically, the law limits fees on subprime credit cards. What other changes will the law bring for those with poor credit?

Published: February 16, 2010

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