Equal Credit Opportunity Act Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Equal Credit Opportunity Actnoun [S]

uk   us   LAW, FINANCE
in the US, a ​law that makes it ​illegal to ​refuse to ​lend someone ​money because of their race, religion, age, etc.
(Definition of Equal Credit Opportunity Act from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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