News Sections
New Regulations On Holiday Gift Cards
Updated May 5, 2013 1:03 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(UNDATED) - Consumers should be aware of some new rules on gift cards this year.

The rules, enacted by the Federal Reserve Board, should benefit customers.

Bill Thomas with the Central Indiana Better Business Bureau says the gift card balances cannot expire until after five years.

New regulations also require any fees to be better printed on the card and that any fees can only be enacted after the card has been unused for a year.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File