The New Strong, Same as the Old Strong

NDP Press release: Layton will stop hidden fees and price-gouging. Among the things he’ll do to help consumers:

– ban ATM fees
– stop price gouging at the gas pumps
– put a cap on interest rates on credit cards
– end the unfair pracitce of chharging more for cell phone text messages.

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