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Student Credit

Law professor questions banks' adherence to student credit card rules

Credit card issuers have found loopholes in regulations designed to limit marketing of student credit cards on campus, according to a professor at the University of Houston Law Center. In a new study released this month, professor Jim Hawkins reveals evidence that the Credit CARD Act has done relatively little to restrict aggressive sales tactics [...]

Categories: Credit Card Law, Student Credit
Student Credit Card Tips from Discover Card

Rising student credit card debt and a tough economy are creating a unique scenario on college campuses. Students not only face mounting expenses, but they must also deal with new credit card legislation that could impact how they pay for those expenses. While we have heard from many consumer advocates on this topic, I thought it would [...]

Categories: Discover, Student Credit
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