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Higher One Must Repay Millions To Students Over 'Deceptive' Financial Aid Practices
By JASON LANGE & SARAH N. LYNCH, Reuters
Regulators say the campus debit card giant failed to tell students how to avoid fees related to their financial aid.
Feds Fine Cole Taylor Bank For 'Deceptive Practices' On Higher One Campus Debit Cards
A spokesman for the Kineo Group, which represents Cole Taylor, said the bank has no additional comment. The deceptive practices
Proposal Would Prevent Kickbacks For Colleges That Steer Students Into Campus Debit Cards
The arrangements vary. Some of these controversial checking accounts do not result in any monetary gain for the schools. In
Higher One, Top Campus Debit Card Provider, Faces Investigation
"If the department seeks to reduce fraud and harm to students, then it is completely inappropriate to permit Title IV funds
CFPB Pushes Financial Institutions To Disclose Arrangements With Colleges
Meghan Johnson, a sophomore at Iowa State University, complained in an email that there is only one institution to choose
Higher One Nears Settlement | Inside Higher Ed
Higher One, the large but often controversial provider of debit cards on college campuses, has reached a preliminary agreement
Campus Debit Cards Usually Aren't The Best Deal For Students: CFPB
"I don't think these products should exist on campus at all," she said. A group of seven congressional Democrats announced
Lawmakers Probe Big Banks Using Colleges To Target Students
For colleges, especially cash-strapped ones, the exclusive deals provide much-needed revenues. Students, however, end up
As Fall Financial Aid Is Disbursed, Senator Issues Urgent Warning to Students Using Campus Debit Cards
Higher Education Advocate, U.S. PIRG
A recent US PIRG report documents how banks are back on campus this fall with new and aggressive tactics that can leave students deeper in debt.
Higher One, Bancorp Settle With FDIC On Student Debit Card Charges
By Reuters, Reuters
WASHINGTON, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Two banks have agreed to pay penalties to settle charges by U.S. banking regulators alleging
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What College Students Want to Know About Debt and Money
Financial literacy expert, Bank Mobile
With the rising tide of college costs, increasing student loan debt and continuing tight job market, students are eager for a leg up in keeping their finances on track.
Higher One, Student Financial Aid Company, Under Fire For Charging Students Excessive Fees
"The purpose of student aid is to enable the student to go to college not to enrich a service provider," said Mark Kantrowitz
Marc Bechtol, Cawtaba Valley Community College Student, Banned After Complaining About Branded Debit Cards
FIRE will continue to closely monitor free speech at CVCC. The incident began on June 20, 2011, when CVCC announced that
Higher One: The Student Loan Debit Card You Probably Don't Need
But there's a catch. The company charges $20 for replacement cards and $19 for inactive accounts. Customers are charged 50
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