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Friday, February 8, 2013

Strategic CSR - Justin Bieber

Just when you think we have reached rock-bottom as a society in terms of socially responsible behavior, Justin Bieber is there to remind us that there are depths we have yet to explore:

“Pop star Justin Bieber is promoting a new prepaid debit card. The card, aimed at teens, has a monthly fee of $3.95 and assorted other charges, including ATM fees of 50 cents per balance inquiry and $1.50 per withdrawal. Prepaid debit cards are safer than credit cards, but can carry high fees.”

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