Unsolicited Credit Card Act of 1977

Credit Card Giveaway

Made to protect Consumer Information

Unsolicited Credit Card

These are cards sent without request from a consumer.

What this act does

It makes it illegal to send credit cards without request from the consumer, unless it is a renewal or replacement of a current card.

How this helps people

Protects consumers from identity theft as they know when and if a credit card should be on it's way.