OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) supports the
Federal Government's intent to provide consumers with more information
about pre-paid credit cards so they can make better informed financial
As retailers, RCC members' number one priority is to ensure consumers
are provided with accurate and complete information when making all
"Today's announcement by the government to ensure that consumers have
transparency in fees and other conditions associated with pre-paid
cards is consistent with this philosophy and we applaud them for this
initiative," said Diane J. Brisebois, President and CEO of RCC.
"RCC looks forward to participating in the upcoming consultations to
establish high-level principles for a financial consumer protection
framework for all Canadians," said Brisebois.
Retail Council of Canada (www.retailcouncil.org) is the Voice of Retail. Founded in 1963, RCC is a not-for-profit
association which represents more than 45,000 stores of all retail
formats, including department, grocery, independent merchants, regional
and national specialty chains, and online merchants.
SOURCE: Retail Council of Canada
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Retail Council of Canada
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