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Letter to the House Financial Services Committee re: Data Privacy and Security and Issues in Payment Mechanisms such as credit cards, debit cards and checking accounts

Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports, looks forward to working with you on a wide range of issues to improve the financial lives of U.S. consumers. Consumers Union’s financial services work has a focus in the area of money and technology. This includes data privacy and security and issues in payment mechanisms such as credit cards, debit cards and checking accounts.