Jan 25, 2013 ... Will retailers smack you with card surcharge fees? ... by the settlement, so
consumers somewhere will likely pay more to use their credit cards. ...
Convenience stores have long said that swipe fees take a substantial bite out of ...
Big-ticket items can have an extra cost in the form of "convenience fees. ... from
applying surcharges to normal transactions, we do permit our cards to be used ...
can charge convenience fees, the cost of accepting credit cards is less prohibitive
. ... "We believe that surcharging credit card purchases is harmful to consumers...
Jan 27, 2013 ... New rules from MasterCard and Visa will allow merchants to charge up to a 4%
surcharge for credit card purchases.
Jan 25, 2013 ... Some retailers may be tacking on "checkout fees" to credit card transactions
starting January 27. ... from adding a surcharge to consumer credit card
purchases. ... products and services are, and what types of payments they accept.
... charges will range between 1.5 and 3 percent of the credit card purchase.
Merchants who wish to accept credit cards must also follow certain ... Your bank
stands in the shoes of the merchant and will credit your account while it .... a
surcharge when a consumer chooses to use a credit card instead of paying by
The Attorney General provides Consumer Alerts to inform the public of unfair, ...
The typical cost of processing credit card transactions is between 1.5 and 3
percent ... that a surcharge will be imposed on the website page where credit
cards are ...
(c) A consumer shall not be deemed to have elected to use a credit card in ... if
only credit cards are accepted by that retailer in payment for an order made by a
Online merchants must alert consumers that a surcharge will be imposed on the
webpage ... Full Story: Keep Congress, courts away from credit cards ...
merchants) to pass their credit card acceptance fees onto consumers in the form
of a fee.
Jan 25, 2013 ... 27, retailers will be allowed to tack a surcharge of up to 4% onto your tab if ... As
consumers, we don't take kindly to paying fees for stuff that used to be free. ...
charges is that consumers might reduce their use of credit cards.
Feb 8, 2013 ... Merchants can now impose fees of up to 4 percent, but competition, consumer ...
Some consumers have bristled at the idea that retailers might start ... that take
PayPal can't impose surcharges, according to Vantage Card ...