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Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions

Confused by credit card terms?'s glossary of credit card definitions will help. From account holder to Regulation Z, we have defined the most-common and most-confusing credit card terms.

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, is a federal agency charged with being a watchdog for consumer financial products, such as credit cards, payday loans, mortgages and student loans. Approved as part of the massive Wall Street reform bill signed by President Obama in July 2010, the agency officially launched in July 2011.

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