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Getting a credit card you never asked for

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A company can’t send you a credit card you didn’t apply for. Learn your rights and what you can do if you receive a credit card you never asked for.

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in October 2019
  • Time to read: 4 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Anna Fung, KC, BC Utilities Commission

Anna Fung, KC, BC Utilities Commission

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.

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