American Express, Discover Cardholders to Get Refunds

Some customers of these two credit card issuers will receive money as a result of government enforcement actions.

If you have an American Express or Discover credit card, you might be getting money from your card company soon. That's because the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently ordered the two credit card issuers to refund customers for illegal practices and deceptive marketing.

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Cameron Huddleston
Former Online Editor,

Award-winning journalist, speaker, family finance expert, and author of Mom and Dad, We Need to Talk.

Cameron Huddleston wrote the daily "Kip Tips" column for She joined Kiplinger in 2001 after graduating from American University with an MA in economic journalism.