Federal Trade Commission’s Credit & Loan Page

Credit Cards & Consumer Loans Microsites

Provides tips on shopping for credit cards, using cards carefully, and keeping your credit record clean. Also explains credit reports and credit scores, how to protect your identity, improve your credit record, and what to do if you are a victim of identity theft. A good source of information for people learning about credit.

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/menus/consumer/credit/loans.shtm