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Credit Insurance: The $2 billion a year rip-off


Credit Insurance:
The $2 Billion A Year Rip-Off
Ineffective Regulation Fails to Protect Consumers

A Report by Consumers Union
And the Center for Economic Justice
March 1999
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For the press release click here
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