Out of 372 types of businesses, credit card issuers generated the most consumer inquiries at local Better Business Bureaus last year, according to a national survey.

In its 1993 Annual Inquiry and Complaint Summary, the Council of Better Business Bureaus Inc., an umbrella organization for more than 180 chapters, reports that local bureaus received 213,910 queries about credit card companies, a 34% increase over 1992 activity.

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