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California Legislative Alerts

  • Credit (Mar 01, 2012)

     

    NEW: Consumer Action is monitoring SB 515 Reforming Payday Loans

    SB 515 (D-Jackson) would limit payday…

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Fee Of The Month

  • Insurance Premium Installment Fees (Jan 17, 2008)

    We often hear the phrase, “The poor pay more,” and here’s a couple concrete examples of how people who can’t…

  • Gift Card Fees (Nov 29, 2006)
    Gift cards are the chicken entrée of Christmas presents: an uninspired but inoffensive middle ground that…
  • The Opt-Out Fee (Oct 02, 2006)
    For years the Direct Marketing Association (DMA), an organization of businesses that send out bulk unsolicited marketing communications, has let…

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