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- Pushing Plastic. Humphrey, John H. // New England Journal of Higher Education;Jun2007, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p21
The author argues against the promotion of credit cards to students by several U.S. universities and colleges. He presents the text of a letter written and signed by the president of the Alumni Association of Brandeis University promoting the benefits of credit cards to students. He raises the...
- The Old College Try. // U.S. Banker;Jul2002, Vol. 112 Issue 7, p14
Reports that First USA Bank is extending its relationships with both the Illinois-based University of Chicago and New York-based Cornell University to attract a new generation of credit card holders.
- Issuers Pay Less On College Pacts. Johnson, Andrew // American Banker;7/11/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 105, p7
The article looks at the decline in agreements between credit card issuers and colleges and universities in the U.S. and the effect that the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure Act (CARD Act) has had on the industry.
- MONERIS WILL PROVIDE DISCOUNTED PAYMENT PROCESSING FOR SIX UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES. // CardLine;2005, Vol. 5 Issue 50, pN.PAG
The article reports on the agreements entered into by transaction processor Moneris Solutions U.S. Group to provide credit card processing to six colleges and universities. The company will provide discounted payment processing using infiNet's QuikPay product, an automated billing, payment...
- Colleges cold-shouldering campus marketers. Fickenscher, Lisa // American Banker;1/26/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 16, p16
Focuses on the trend among colleges to ban credit card marketers from campuses due to concerns about student debt levels in the United States. Publicity about bankruptcy and debt among young people; Restriction of the number or days or areas of campus that can be used for student soliciting or...
- College Credit Card Affinity Programs Are Under Scrutiny. // Credit Union Times;1/14/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p19
The article discusses a report in the newspaper "The New York Times," which state that the deals between credit card issuers and the colleges, and universities in the U.S. have begun to come under scrutiny. The report states that the student associations have begun investigating these deals,...
- Credit Card Agreements Drop 21% on Campuses. // Credit Union Newswatch;11/19/2012, p8
The article offers information on 21 percent drop in number of credit card agreements on colleges and universities across the U.S. as informed by the U.S. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
- CREDIT CARD MISUSE, MONEY ATTITUDES, AND COMPULSIVE BUYING BEHAVIORS: A COMPARISON OF INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL LOCUS OF CONTROL (LOC) CONSUMERS. Watson, Stevie // College Student Journal;
This study examined attitudinal and behavioral differences between internal and external locus of control (LOC) consumers on credit card misuse, the importance of money, and compulsive buying. Using multiple analysis of variance and separate analyses of variance, internal LOC consumers were...
- National uniformity in textbooks and curriculum. // National Uniformity in Textbooks & Curriculum;2009, p347
Provides information for improving schools and colleges based on the extracted notes from the charter of Franklin College. Duties of educator Dr. Robert Finley at the University of Georgia; Why the interests of classical science in United States are suffering materially; Measures to be...