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New Maximum Credit Life Rates Come into Effect in August 2017
Here is a quick look at the new maximum rates allowable. Be sure to check out the article in the coming issue of Debtfree Magazine (July 2017 issue). These changes will apply to insurance issued on new credit accounts after the 1st of August 2017 (not retrospectively).
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