New York AG investigating practice, consultant says, and group of 16 Senate Dems write CFPB seeking federal probe.
Pennsylvania resident says her former employer would only pay with JP Morgan-issued cards, nears 300,000 signatures on Change.org.
CFPB would scrap a provision of the CARD Act that prevents non-working spouses from applying for credit cards in their own name.
Petitions target law that bans stay-at-home parents from using spousal income for credit card applications.
After more than 75,000 people asked Sallie Mae to stop charging forbearance fees to unemployed college students via an online petition, the education-focused financial services company made a compromise.
After 50,000 sign petition, company said it will apply good-faith payments to customer balance when on-time payments resume.
It appears the thousands of petition signers asking Sallie Mae to stop charging student loan forbearance fees to unemployed college graduates are out of luck.
More than 50,000 people have signed a petition on the online advocacy platform Change.org calling for education financier Sallie Mae to stop charging fees for late student loan payments, Change.org announced.