Washington, D.C. (WIBX) - New York Senator Charles Schumer wants to make sure shoppers aren't being taken advantage of as the holiday season approaches.He's calling on major retailers to clearly spell out their layaway fees.

Schumer says some layaway plans can cost you more in interest and fees than a credit cards with interest rates of 105%.

Schumer warns companies if they don't make their fees loud and clear, he will ask the Federal Trade Commissioner to investigate.