Tuesday, May 26, 2009 | Categories: In-Depth |
Visa, Mastercard, American Express... all those brand names were on the lips of our MPs and Senators in 2009.
Mostly our politicians are talking about and investigating the fees charged to merchants every time a consumer swipes their card.
On The House, we decided to take a look back at our coverage of credit card and debit card fees -- and we started with a case in point, right here in the nation's capital.
Andrew Strachan is the director of operations at the Dovercourt Recreation Association, a not-for profit organization. On The House in March 2009, Andrew explained why credit card fees are becoming a nightmare for anyone who accepts them as payment.