Congressional irresponsibility reached new heights when the right to carry loaded, concealed weapons was included in the credit card bill.
There is irony in the fact that the rate on my credit card nearly tripled on the day before it passed.
Review of the credit reform legislation shows that many of the protections in offers are less than meets the eye. Card companies will still be able to raise rates to unconscionable levels. It remains to be seen how useful the required notices will be.
But at least I can pack a rod in the woods.