March 28, 2008
Students Want Limits on Credit-Card Marketing, Survey Finds
Although many college students have plastic in their wallets, most support at least some limits on credit-card marketing, according to a new survey by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group.
The survey, released on Thursday, is the latest salvo in the war on plastic. Recently, Congress and some state attorneys general have begun to investigate the enticements banks and credit-card companies use to solicit college students.
The consumer-advocacy group found that,