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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
Cole Taylor served as one of the banks providing deposit accounts in connection with the OneAccount from May 4, 2012 to Aug
Proposal Would Prevent Kickbacks For Colleges That Steer Students Into Campus Debit Cards
The leading provider of campus debit cards, Higher One Holdings, is under investigation by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Higher One, Top Campus Debit Card Provider, Faces Investigation
"It's too early to assess the outcome as the review is ongoing," said Higher One spokeswoman Shoba Lemoine in an email Wednesday
CFPB Pushes Financial Institutions To Disclose Arrangements With Colleges
"Student loan debt has already surpassed $1 trillion, and deceptive, predatory practices like these siphon financial aid
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
CFPB student loan ombudsman Rohit Chopra acknowledged the majority of colleges do not have questionable agreements with financial
Lawmakers Probe Big Banks Using Colleges To Target Students
The CFPB, which already has launched an industry-wide probe regarding financial products marketed to students, is set to
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
She claimed the $2.50 fee for using a non-Higher One ATM is a standard industry practice. Indeed, many major financial services
Marc Bechtol, Cawtaba Valley Community College Student, Banned After Complaining About Branded Debit Cards
The incident began on June 20, 2011, when CVCC announced that “all curriculum students will receive a CVCC branded Debit
Higher One: The Student Loan Debit Card You Probably Don't Need
According to Consumerist, the card's makers "say students can avoid the fees if they use the card properly" -- which, as
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