Credit card usage is growing but not the awareness about the rights and obligations of users. How to avoid the pitfalls that lurk in the fine print .
Turn over for the complete story about credit cards—the good, the bad and the ugly. So that the next time you extract your card from your wallet, it is with flourish and intelligence.
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Cover for sale A recent court judgement might help investors buy out somebody else’s life insurance policy and reap rich dividends.
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