Newton, Mass.-based SimpleTuition, Inc., a company dedicated to helping students and parents make sense of education financing choices, today announced an agreement with Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) to include its full line of student loan products – Discover Student Loans – among SimpleTuition’s online offerings. Discover Student Loans include federal Stafford, federal PLUS, and [...]
The national economies of Greece, Poland, Romania and Russia are growing dynamically – but in some cases under very different conditions and with their own special cultural characteristics, as is clearly demonstrated by the payment terms and practices in the different countries. This is just one of the findings of the EOS Group‘s four-nation survey [...]
Convergys blamed restructuring costs and retirement benefit plans for the drop in net income in the first quarter, although revenues were down slightly.
Advanta Corp., an issuer of credit cards for small businesses, reported today net income of $18.4 million in the first quarter, down from $21.4 million. Net income per share for its combined Class A and Class B shares was 45 cents per share, down from 52 cents a share in the first quarter of 2007, [...]
Community Health Systems scored a triple play in its first quarter, improving income and revenues while keeping bad debt expense flat.
The economy grew at a slow pace in the first quarter, but it wasn’t a contraction as many had predicted.
The poor economy could send mortgage delinquencies up by a third this year, according to a report from a research division of TransUnion.
The IRS has uncollected debts near $300 billion but the privatization of its collection program has been handcuffed by Congress.
Asset Acceptance reported lower earnings for the first quarter, but beat estimates. The company lowered its debt purchases, and also said it will outsource more debt to collection agencies as it focuses on that channel and legal collections.
Nashville-based nTelagent, Inc. today announced that the company is continuing its rapid penetration into the hospital marketplace, partnering with the Tennessee Hospital Association, the Mississippi Hospital Association, HomeTown Health, and other hospital associations, hospital systems and hospitals. Through its proprietary front-end solution, the Self-Pay Management System (SPMS), nTelagent enables healthcare service providers to revolutionize the [...]