The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
This report collects information on terms offered by the largest issuers of bank credit cards in the nation. The respondents submit information on the pricing and fees of available third-party credit card plans.
Microdata are available to the public upon request through the Freedom of Information Office at the Board and are published in the semiannual SHOP: The Card You Pick Can Save You Money , which represents a summary table on selected credit terms. This information is available as a brochure and online. The Federal Reserve also produces a comprehensive list that includes the items in SHOP and other fees, such as over-the-limit charges and transaction fees for cash advances and purchases.